Business License


Individuals or businesses operating within the City of Jeffersontown must register and pay an annual $75 business license fee to the Jeffersontown Revenue Department within 10 days of the start of business.

To register a business please complete a business license registration form. The business license questionnaire requires disclosure of various information, including:

  • Business's legal name
  • Federal tax identification number
  • Mailing address
  • Telephone number(s)

Failure to Register

Failure to register a business can result in code violation citations and a city order to cease business operations.

Businesses who have employees working and earning a wage in Jeffersontown are responsible for withholding, reporting, and paying city withholding tax.