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Upon a person making application for the first license to be issued hereunder or for a newly established business, such person shall furnish to the collector a statement upon a form provided by the collector, setting forth the following information:
(A) The exact nature of kind of business for which a license is requested.
(B) The place where such business is to be carried on, and if the same is not to be carried on at any permanent place of business, the places of residences of the owners of same.
(C) In the event that application is made for the issuance of a license to a person doing business under a fictitious name, the application shall set forth the names and places of residence of those owning said business.
(D) In the event that the application is made for the issuance of a license to a corporation or a partnership, the application shall set forth the names and places of residence of the officers or partners thereof.
(E) In all cases where the amount of license tax to be paid is measured by the number of employees or annual payroll, the application shall set forth such information as may be therein required and as may be necessary to determine the amount of the license tax to be paid by the applicant.
(F) Any further information which the collector may require to enable him to issue the type of license for which an application has been made.
If the amount of the license tax to be paid by the applicant is measured by number of employees or annual payroll, he/she shall estimate the number of employees or annual payroll for the period to be covered by the license to be issued. Such information shall be considered strictly confidential by the city, and the divulgence of any such information shall be grounds for disciplinary action pursuant to the personnel code of the city 1 . Such estimate, if accepted by the collector as reasonable, shall be used in determining the amount of license tax to be paid by the applicant. The collector shall not reissue to any such person another license for the same or another business until such person shall have furnished to the collector a statement upon a form furnished by the collector showing the number of employees or employee payroll during the period of such license, in order that the license tax may be finally ascertained for that business. (Ord. 1354, 4-10-1984)
1. See title 1 chapter 8 of this code.