All persons desiring to do business in a borough or township listed below must obtain a Business Privilege License and must file Business Privilege and/or Mercantile Tax return whether or not tax is due. Business Privilege Tax applies to the gross receipts of all businesses and persons engaged in businesses and/or provide services within a borough or township except those businesses subject to the Mercantile Tax.
IMPORTANT 2020 BUSINESS PRIVILEGE UPDATES
Township of Chester – On November 7, 2019 the Township of Chester Council passed Ordinance No. 02-2019 updating and amending provisions of the original Business Privilege Tax Ordinance 16-1982, 11/23/82. See Township of Chester link below for details.
Brookhaven Borough – Effective January 1, 2020 Municipal Resource Recovery Systems, LLC will no longer provide Tax Administration services for the Brookhaven Borough. Please contact the Brookhaven Borough office directly at (610) 874-2557 for further information.
Municipal Resource Recovery Systems, LLC provides client driven services specifically focused on the challenges faced at the municipal level and is dedicated to assisting municipalities in maximizing resources.
2020 Business Privilege Licenses & Taxes
The 2020 Business Privilege License & Business Privilege & Mercantile Tax information notices have been mailed to businesses and/or rental property owners for the following municipalities:
Township of Chadds Ford Township of Darby
Township of Chester Borough of Folcroft
Borough of Darby Borough of Sharon Hill
The Township of Aston Business Privilege License and Tax notices will be mailed to business and rental property owners in February.
MRRS, LLC recommends all businesses & rental property owners retain a copy of the “Important Message” correspondence received as a reminder of the 2020 tax deadlines, additional notices and/or tax packets will be not be mailed.
PLEASE NOTE: MRRS cannot issue a Business Privilege License unless a completed BPL application and payment are received together. Failure to remit application with payment will delay processing and can result in imposition of late filing penalty.
Please contact MRRS at (610) 565-1396 if you are unable to download forms and/or do not receive the 2020 Business Privilege License & Tax information notice.
|MRRS, LLC Office Hours|
|Monday – Friday||9 – 4|
|December 24th & 25th||Closed|
|New Years Day||Closed|
MRRS, LLC provides information, owner payoff statements and certification documents for delinquent trash and/or sewer fees, abatements, nuisance and municipal waste liens that are due and owing against a property within the following Delaware County municipalities; Township of Aston, Borough of Darby, Borough of Folcroft, Borough of Glenolden, Borough of Sharon Hill and Upper Chichester Township.
HOLIDAY DEADLINE FOR CERTIFICATION REQUESTS – ALL Certification requests required for closings the week of December 23rd – 27th must be submitted no later than 3PM on Wednesday, December 18th to guarantee receipt by due date.
Fee Schedule for Certification Requests
Standard Certification Request: $ 25.00 Date Required – 7 or more days
Express Certification Request: $ 50.00 Date Required – 4 to 7 days
Rush* Certification Request $ 100.00 Date Required – 3 business days or less
NOTE: Proof of payment must accompany all requests for *Rush Certifications before the request can be processed. A copy of check may be e-mailed to [email protected].