Make a Business Tax Payment

The Business Tax and Fee Payment Portal provides a summary of unpaid tax, license and fee obligations. You may pay online through this portal, or you may print a stub and mail it with your payment. Most business taxes require you to file your tax return before you will see an obligation in the payment portal. 

Business Tax Payment Portal

The Business Tax and Fee Payment Portal provides a summary of unpaid tax, license and fee obligations. You may pay online through this portal, or you may print a stub and mail it with your payment. Most business taxes require you to file your tax return before you will see an obligation in the payment portal. 

Make a payment

Please note the following:

  • Payment of displayed obligations may not constitute payment in full of all tax, license or fee liabilities.
  • If you do not see all Business Personal Property obligations that you expect, click here and enter your bill number to access the Unsecured Personal Property payment portal.

Please have the following ready:

  • Seven (7) digit Business Account Number.
  • The last four (4) digits of your Tax Identification Number.
  • Your eight (8) character Online PIN.
  • Credit card or checking account information if submitting an electronic payment

Mail your business tax and registration fee payments to:

San Francisco Tax Collector
P.O. Box 7425
San Francisco, CA 94120

The Office of the Treasurer & Tax Collector is open Monday through Friday (except legal holidays) from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. with the last walk-in customer accepted at 4:00 p.m. 

Office of the Treasurer & Tax Collector
City Hall - Room 140
1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place
San Francisco, CA 94102
(View Map)

We accept payments for:

Property tax
Business licenses, permits, and taxes (business registration, gross receipts/payroll expense, regulatory licenses/permits, ALT/TUT/UUT, parking tax, TOT, cigarette abatement, sugary drinks, stadium operator)
Water service (bills from SF Water Department)
Delinquent bills from San Francisco General Hospital, Municipal Transportation Agency, Library
Dog licenses

To have funds electronically transferred to the City and County of San Francisco’s bank account through ACH, the following instructions should be provided to your partnering financial institution:

Banking Institution:Bank of America
Address:

555 Capitol Mall, Suite 765 Sacramento, CA 95814

Branch Locator#148
ABA/Routing Number (ACH):021-052-053
Bank Account Number:87568866
Bank Account Name:City and County of San Francisco
For credit to:Business Tax (TTX)

 

In order to allow for timely and proper credit to your account, please indicate any of the relevant information below in your wire payment description field. If you are making a lump payment for various tax types, please list the tax type and amount for each payment.

If paying for:Use this abbreviated name:and indicate:
Registration FeeREGBusiness Account Number
Payroll Expense TaxPYBusiness Account Number
Gross Receipts TaxGRBusiness Account Number
Transient Occupancy TaxTOTLocation Identification Number (LIN)
Parking TaxPARKINGLocation Identification Number (LIN)
Utility Users TaxUUTBusiness Account Number
Access Line TaxALTBusiness Account Number
Stadium Admission TaxSDBusiness Account Number
Tourism Improvement District FeeTIDLocation Identification Number (LIN)
Cigarette Litter Abatement FeeCIGLocation Identification Number (LIN)
Moscone Expansion District FeeMEDLocation Identification Number (LIN)
Sugary Drinks TaxSUGARYLocation Identification Number (LIN)
Commercial Rents TaxCRBusiness Account Number
Homelessness Gross Receipts TaxHGRBusiness Account Number

 

If you prefer to pay via wire, please submit an online 311 request using the button below. We will email you instrucations within one (1) business day.

Request wire instructions

Need Further Assistance?

Visit our Help Center to submit a question.  Questions submitted before 7:00 pm will receive a response on the SAME DAY. Questions submitted after 7:00 pm will receive a response by the next business day.