Business Licenses

The Town of Thompson's Station has a business license requirement for businesses operating within the Town. The Town issues the initial license, but the Tennessee Department of Revenue will administer and process your annual business tax return.

Applying For a Business License

You are required to fill out a Business Application Form. Submit this completed form by mail or in person along with your application fee to:

Town of Thompson's Station

P.O. Box 100

Thompson's Station, TN 37179

Home Based Businesses

If you are operating your business from a residence in Thompson's Station, you must fill out a Home Occupation Application through GeoCivix.

  1. Log in to your GeoCivix account
  2. Click on "Submit Application"
  3. For Application Category, choose "Planning" from the drop down menu
  4. For Application Type, choose "Application for Residential Business or Home Occupation"

Note: Obtaining a business license does not mean you have been approved for a home occupation or residential business, so you should obtain this approval before applying for a business license.

Application Fee

There is a $15 fee associated with applying for a business license. Make checks payable to the Town of Thompson's Station. Your business tax license will be issued by the Town.

Note: There is an additional $10 fee for home occupation businesses.