The Business License Tax Division ensures businesses operating within the City of Stockton comply with the Stockton Municipal Code Business and Rental Tax requirements:.
City of Stockton Municipal Code Section 5.04.040: No person shall engage in any profession, trade, calling, occupation, or business without first having procured a license. Self-employed persons and independent contractors are also required to pay the Business Tax.
On September 19, 2012, Governor Brown signed into law SB-1186 which adds a state fee of $1 on
any applicant for a local business license or similar instrument or permit, or renewal thereof.
This fee helps:
Under federal and state law, compliance with disability access laws is a serious responsibility that applies to all California building owners and tenants with buildings open to the public. Learn more about your legal obligations and how to comply with disability access laws in the External Links below.
California Department of General Services - Division of the State Architect
This City of Stockton web page last reviewed on --- 1/8/2018