Licensing & Sales Tax

Business License 

The business license program is responsible for issuing business licenses to all persons who conduct business in the City of Glendale. City of Glendale Municipal Code, Chapter 21, Licenses, Taxation and Miscellaneous Business Regulations, requires any person who practices, transacts or carries on any business within the municipal limits of the city to obtain a city business license. This requirement includes businesses within the municipal limits of Glendale, and those who may be physically located outside of the municipal limits but enter the city to conduct business or perform services.

Sales Tax

Effective January 1, 2017

The Arizona Department of Revenue is the sole administration of the Transaction Privilege (Sales) and Use Tax for all State, County and Municipal taxing jurisdictions.

Prior to  January 1, 2017

The City of Glendale is authorized to collect any and all transactional sales and use tax collected for sales within the city's jurisidiction.