Recently approved by the Emeryville City Council, the program is currently open. The application window and eligibility criteria are available on the City’s Economic Development Page. Please review our program materials and take advantage of this opportunity!
Independent restaurant and retail businesses with 12 or fewer locations globally are encouraged to apply.
How to Apply
The “Business License Tax Rebate Application Form” may be used for requests for either or both the Business License Tax or Fire Inspection Fee rebates. Applications require submittal of your business’ W-9 form in order to allow our Finance Department staff to issue a check for the requested rebate. All applications must be signed by the business owner or co-owner on record with the City. An online application form is available. Note: All applications will be processed on a first come served basis as well as compliance with program guidelines such as eligibility.