Doing Business in Pasco County

Businesses Operating in Pasco County

Most businesses operating in Pasco County are required to file for a Business Tax Receipt (formerly known as Occupational Licenses). You may complete an application at any of the Pasco County Tax Collector offices; request that an application be mailed to you; or download an application from this site. If you are a contractor, you must also register with Contractor Licensing prior to performing any construction work. The Contractor Licensing Section stores and processes information related to contractor licensing such as changes of address, Workers' Compensation, bonds and insurance. It is the contractor's responsibility to ensure that all licensing information on file with Pasco County is current.

A Business Operating within City & Township Limits

Much of Pasco County is unincorporated, though five cities and one town are located in the county.   All cities within Pasco County require that a City Business Tax Receipt be purchased for businesses operating within their boundaries, and some cities require a county Business Tax Receipt be purchased before a City Business Tax Receipt will be issued.  Most businesses are required to obtain a Pasco County Business Tax Receipt; however, some businesses regulated by the state are exempt.   For information relating to businesses operating within city and township limits, please visit the link to the city or town where your business will operate:

  • City of Dade City
  • City of New Port Richey
  • City of Port Richey
  • City of San Antonio
  • City of Zephyrhills
  • Town of St. Leo

Doing Business with Local Government

Local governmental agencies procure services and products using a bidding system. Follow the links below to learn the process for each municipality or government entity.

  • Pasco County Purchasing
  • Pasco District Schools Purchasing
  • City of Dade City
  • City of New Port Richey
  • City of Port Richey
  • City of San Antonio
  • City of Zephyrhills
  • Town of St. Leo

 ADD TO REPORT

As you navigate our website, you can use the “Add Page to Report” button to add any page or property to a custom report that you can print out or save.

CONTACT ME
Doing Business in Pasco County
Tom Ryan
Economic Development Manager

Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Toll free: (888) 60-PASCO | (888-607-2726)
Telephone: (813) 926-0827 ext. 228
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