Fort Lauderdale, FL asked in Gov & Administrative Law for Florida

Q: Can a City in FL still require a Business Tax Receipt even though the State of FL does not require a license any longer?

The State of Florida DBPR no longer requires a person to have a State Body Wrapping license as of July 2020. Can a City in FL still require a Body Wrap specialist to have a City Business Tax Receipt in order to do Body Wrapping?

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A: Yes, a City Business Tax Receipt is an occupational license rather than a professional license.

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