Business Fee Schedule

Reminder: Renew your business licenses in the month of January to avoid late charges. For questions, please call the Finance Department at 323-562-5700.

Please note: First time fee for Business License is $77. Renewal of license will be based on gross receipts using the fee schedule on this page.

Confirmation Form

All businesses located in the City of Maywood must fill out the Business Waste and Recycling Confirmation Form (PDF) when submitting their Business License Application (PDF).

  1. Fee Schedule
  2. Ordinances

Ordinance

(Section 1, Ordnance 78-171, effective June 27, 1978, as amended by Section 1, Ordinance 78-190, effective December 26, 1978)

License Fees are due January 1 of every calendar year and expire December 31 of the same year.

Delinquent Penalties

DatePenalty
February 120%
March 135%


Table of Fees

3-1.202 Business License Taxes: Gross Receipts

Wherever in this article a basic tax is prescribed to be paid by a person for the carrying on of a business, occupation, vocation, profession, calling, or other means of livelihood, plus an additional tax in accordance with the gross receipts scheduled, such additional tax shall be computed in accordance with the following schedule:

Gross Receipts Per Annum ScheduleFee Per Annum
1 Less Than 10,000$50
10,001 Less Than 50,000$90
50,001 Less Than 75,000$120
75,001 Less Than 100,000$140
100,001 Less Than 200,000$184
200,001 Less Than 300,000$264
300,001 Less Than 400,000$336
400,001 Less Than 500,000$400
500,001 Less Than 600,000$456
600,001 Less Than 700,000$504
700,001 Less Than 800,000$544
800,001 Less Than 900,000$576
900,001 Less Than 1,000,000$600
1,000,001 Less Than 1,100,000$740
1,100,001 Less Than 1,200,000$880
1,200,001 Less Than 1,300,000$1,020
1,300,001 Less Than 1,400,000$1,160
1,400,001 Less Than 1,500,000$1,300
1,500,001 Less Than 1,600,000$1,440
1,600,001 Less Than 1,700,000$1,580
1,700,001 Less Than 1,800,000$1,720
1,800,001 Less Than 1,900,000$1,860
1,900,001 Less Than 2,000,000$2,000


  • $1,000,000 and less than $2,000,000, a base of $600 plus $140 for each $100,000 or fraction thereof in excess of $1,000,000.
  • $2,000,000 or more - $2,000.00 maximum