The Business Collections Department from the Okaloosa County Tax Collector's Office wants to remind citizens to renew their Business Tax Receipts online to save time and effort at

“We know you are busy running your business, let us help ease the requirement of renewing your BTR online. Our secure site is available 24/7 making renewing your business license a breeze," said Ben Anderson, tax collector.

Business owners can expect renewal notices to be mailed July 1. Businesses may start renewing as of that date. Additionally, customers may also renew by calling 850-651-7300 or email Josh Allen, director of business collections, at You may also stop by any of the Tax Collector's six convenient offices.

Small business owner, D.J. Smith shares the ease of renewing online. “It was the easiest process,” Smith said. “I often work during the day and I already do most of my business online anyway. I like that the Tax Collector’s Office is staying up to date with today’s technology and offering a secure option to renewing my business license online.”

For questions concerning opening a business in Okaloosa County or questions about a current Business Tax Receipt, go to or email Josh Allen at