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City of Opelika, Revenue Department
Post Office Box 390
Opelika, Alabama 36803-0390
204 South Seventh Street
Opelika, Alabama 36801
Phone: (334) 705-5160
Fax: (334) 705-5163
The Revenue Department collects all incoming General Fund revenues for the City of Opelika and enforces tax ordinances within the city limits.
Business licenses may be purchased in the Revenue Department at Opelika City Hall. Checks should be made payable to the City of Opelika. The price of the business license depends upon the type of business. In addition, a business may need more than one license. Surety bonds,state certification and local competency cards are required with the purchase of certain Revenue Officer contractor's licenses. Business licenses must be renewed each year.
Lillie Finley, Opelika's Revenue Officer, sends out notices for renewal each December. General business renewals are due no later than February 15 of each year. If renewals are not received by this time, fines are assessed and added to the amount due, and must be paid before a new license will be issued.
If you need more information, please contact the Revenue Department at (334) 705-5160, Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
Revenue Department Forms
- Business License Application
- Vehicle for Hire Application
- Deed Transfer Form
- Gasoline Tax Report
- Liquor Tax Report
- Occupational Quarterly Return
- Occupational Tax Year end Reconciliation
- Request for Public Records
- Solicitation Application