City of Mayfield Ordinance 17-07 levies an annual license fee upon all individuals, firms, associations and corporations for the privilege of engaging in any type of business, occupation, trade profession or other activity within the City Limits of Mayfield, Kentucky.

Any person or business entity (other than non-profit organizations) receiving monetary compensation for products sold, or services performed within the City of Mayfield are subject to the Net Profit License Tax.

All Annual Net Profits Licenses

Failure to obtain a City of Mayfield Net Profits license is a "Class A" misdemeanor.

All renewal fees are based upon an individual’s or company’s most recent income tax return. The annual fee is calculated at 2% of net profit from sales made or services performed within the City Limits Only. There is a $100.00 minimum License Fee due regardless of profit reported.

For more information please contact the office of the City Clerk at:

City Clerk, 211 East Broadway, Mayfield, KY 42066, Phone: (270) 247-1981, Fax: (270) 247-7151, E-mail:

The link below is the New Net Profit License Ordinance adopted by the City of Mayfield on December 10, 2007

Main Net Profit License Ordinance

The link below contains “Additional Definitions” amended to Ordinance 17-07 adopted on February 4, 2008

Additional Definitions Amended

The link below contains "Exemptions" amended to Ordinance 17-07 adopted on March 3, 2008

Additional Definitions Amended

Business License Application

Online Forms > Business/ Liquor Licenses

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