Escambia County residents who are age 65 or older or have a disability rating of 10% or higher. Please see additional qualifiers below.
To qualify for the over 65 exemption for Business Tax Receipt, you must:
- be a resident of Escambia County,
- show proof of age,
- use your own capital, with no more than $1,000 invested in starting the business (affidavit required),
- have no more than one employee or helper,
- complete the Business Tax Receipt Application Form (PDF).
To qualify for an exemption based on disability, please bring proof of a disability rating of 10% or higher.