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    City of Asheville no longer levies privilege license tax.

    In accordance with North Carolina S.L. 2014-3 Section 12, as of July 1, 2015, the City of Asheville no longer has the authority to levy the privilege license tax, with the exception of beer and wine taxes. 

    Therefore, Asheville businesses will not receive a renewal notice this year.

    It should be noted that while the Local Privilege License Tax is no longer being levied, the State Privilege License authority has not been repealed.

    Anyone with questions regarding this change, please call 828-232-4514.



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