The Finance Department is your point of entry to City Hall. The receptionist and front office staff will work hard to make your experience with the City fast, efficient and pleasant! The Finance Department is responsible for utility billing and collection, personal and business tax collection, licensing and permit payments, issuance of beer permits, and other receivables. Behind the scenes, the Finance Department is responsible for accounts payable, budget development, asset inventory, maintaining City archives and overseeing all aspects of City finances.
The City of Sevierville is authorized to collect a tax on the privilege of conducting a business within the city limits. Every business owner must complete an pdf application (290 KB) and pay the $15 fee to obtain a business license. pdf Applications (290 KB) are also available in our office and on the State of Tennessee website at www.tennessee.gov/revenue. A separate county license must be obtained at the Sevier County Court Clerk at (865) 453-5502 or at www.seviercountytn.org.
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm