Business License

Any person opening a business within the city limits of Dayton, Tennessee must apply for a City Business License at City Hall. The cost of a new business license is $15.00.  Once the Business License Application has been filled out please mail or drop the application off at the address below or email it to  brandimc@daytontn.net.

City of Dayton
P.O. Box 226
Dayton, TN 37321
Attn: Business License

  • Credit/Debit card payments are accepted in person at the address above & by mail to same.
  • Over the phone by calling 866-301-7855.
  • Online here
  • IF PAYING WITH DEBIT/CREDIT CARD A FEE WILL APPLY TO EACH TRANSACTION.


          ***** Due to the recent changes from the Tennessee Department of Revenue  we will no longer be mailing license renewals out.  They can be printed from your TNTAP account in the Letters section.  Click here for information on TNTAP.

If the business is domiciled within the city limits of Dayton, business owners must have a City and County Business License. The County License can be obtained at the County Clerk's Office in the back of the Regions Bank Building.

Brandi R. McSpadden
Business Tax Clerk
Beer & Liquor Licenses
brandimc@daytontn.net
(423) 775-1817 X1245