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BUSINESSES: RENEW NOW TO AVOID ADDITIONAL PENALTIES


BUSINESSES: RENEW NOW TO AVOID ADDITIONAL PENALTIES


Business Are Required To Display Their Business Tax Receipt

BARTOW, Florida/ PR Free/ October 25, 2010

Polk County Tax Collector Joe G. Tedder reminds local business owners that those who have not yet renewed their 2010-2011 county local business tax receipt are delinquent. Any overdue renewals received after Sunday, October 31 will be assessed a 15 percent penalty plus collection costs in addition to the base tax due.

A valid 2010-2011 county local business tax receipt is light orange (peach) in color and should be displayed at the place of business.

To report businesses operating in Polk County without a valid county local business tax receipt, please telephone the Tax Collector's Toll Free Hotline at 1-866-687-8876.

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