Local Taxes

The City of Scottsville collects property taxes for all property located within the City limits and occupational taxes on all businesses located within the City limits.

Property Tax
The property tax rate is .230% for bills that were issued in 2020.  If you need property tax information on a specific property, please call our tax department at 270-237-4472.

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Business License
Each business within the City of Scottsville is required to have a business license. The business license fee is $30.00 and is valid for one year. To acquire a business license please fill out the Business License Application located in the Document Center (above) and return it, along with $30.00, to the Treasurer's Office.

Occupational Tax
In addition to a Business License, businesses located in the City that have employees are required to withhold a 1.5% local occupational tax and submit to the City quarterly along with the Occupational Tax Withholdings Form located in the Document Center (above).

Employers are also required to submit an Annual Reconciliation Form and an annual Net Profit Return for each calendar year. All required forms can be found in the Document Center (above).

Please note there is a minimum Net Profit fee of $30.00. However, if you have a current Business License, then you may apply a credit of $30.00.

If you have any questions, or would like to close your business account with the City of Scottsville Occupational Taxes, please contact the City Treasurer's office.

City Funding for Civic and Community Organizations

The city is currently accepting applications for civic and community organization funding. Applications are due by April 30, 2023.

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contact Info:

Evelina Anderson


Treasurer's Office
201 W. Main Street, Suite 8
Scottsville, KY 42164

Office: (270) 237-4472

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