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Business Tax Payments

In an abundance of caution and to help prevent the spread of Covid-19, effective immediately, the Office of the City Treasurer payment lobbies located at 1200 Third Ave, Suite 100 and Plaza Hall 202 C St., are closed. PDF icon Online and phone payment options are still available. 


The Business Tax Program administers the Business Tax application and collection process.

A Business Tax Certificate is required for all businesses operating within the City of San Diego.

NOTE: If your account is delinquent, payments can only be made through the Office of the City Treasurer's Delinquent Accounts Program.

Pay OnlinePay Online

Pay Online

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City of San Diego
Business Tax Program
PO Box 121536
San Diego, CA 92112-1536

Pay In PersonPay In Person

Civic Center Plaza Building
Office of City Treasurer - Cashiers
1200 Third Ave., First Floor Lobby
San Diego, CA 92101
Hours: In order to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus, all Office the City Treasurer locations are Closed until further notice
Cash, check, money order, debit card,
Mastercard and Visa accepted.

For questions, call 619-615-1500 or email [email protected]


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