Use Tax Information

Tucson Tax and License Online (Website)

Tucson Tax and License Online pdf

Through this site you can apply for a new Tucson business license, file a business (sales) tax return, pay license fees and taxes due, review account information, and contact tax and license representatives for help with any questions you may have.

The Use Tax has an indirect benefit to Tucson businesses because it removes the incentive for businesses or individuals to shop outside the State in order to avoid paying City and State Privilege Tax.

Below are links to available information on the City of Tucson Use Tax.

Use Tax - The Basics pdf

If you wish to view all available brochures please see the Business License and Tax Information page.

Taxpayer Notice pdf

This link gives a description of the Use Tax.

Use Tax Ordinance pdf

This is the ordinance passed by Mayor and Council on May 5, 2003 during Regular Session

Use Tax - Tax Form pdf

This form will perform the calculations for you, just fill in the purchase amount. If possible, please print the form duplex or double sided.