Cathlamet town license

Requirements and fees

General business license
Variable

The town of Cathlamet requires a license for all businesses located within town limits, or conducting business within town limits. If you are not sure if you will do business within the town limits, contact the town directly before you apply.

If you will have more than one business located on a single property, you must complete a separate application for each business.

License fee is determine by gross income earned within the town limits of Cathlamet.

Origination fee:

Reported gross annual income

License fee

$0 through $2,000

$0

Above 2,000 through $3,000

$25

Above $3,000 through $10,000 $50
Above $10,000 $75

Renewal fee:

Reported gross annual income

License fee

$0 through $2,000

$0

Above $2,000 through 3,000

$25

Above 3,000 through 10,000 $50
Above 10,000 $75
Home businesses
Variable

If your business is in a residence within the town, you must comply with Cathlamet Municipal Code 18.55.020. For more information on home occupation requirements, contact the town directly.

License fee is determine by gross income earned within the town limits of Cathlamet.

Origination fee:

Reported gross annual income

License fee

$0 through $2,000

$0

Above 2,000 through $3,000

$25

Above $3,000 through $10,000 $50
Above $10,000 $75

Renewal fee:

Reported gross annual income

License fee

$0 through $2,000

$0

Above $2,000 through 3,000

$25

Above 3,000 through 10,000 $50
Above 10,000 $75
Non-resident businesses
Variable

If your business is physically located outside town limits, but conducts business within town limits, your license fee is determined by gross annual income earned within this town’s limits:

Origination fee:

Reported gross annual income

License fee

$0 through $2,000

No license required

Above $2,000

$75

Renewal fee:

Reported gross annual income

License fee

$0 through $2,000

No license required

Above $2,000

$75

Rental businesses
Variable

Landlords that own, rent, lease, maintain, or have the right to use, or use tangible personal property, intangible personal property, or real property permanently or temporarily located in the town. For more information, see Cathlamet Municipal Code 5.05.010, or contact the town directly.

Origination fee:

Reported gross annual income

License fee

$0 through $2,000

$0

Above 2,000 through $3,000

$25

Above $3,000 through $10,000 $50
Above $10,000 $75

Renewal fee:

Reported gross annual income

License fee

$0 through $2,000

$0

Above $2,000 through 3,000

$25

Above 3,000 through 10,000 $50
Above 10,000 $75
Businesses exempt from city licensing

Your business may be exempt from getting a city business license. For more information, please contact the town directly.

Apply for a city license

State tax registration $0
Registering your business name as a trade name $5
Business license application fee Variable

Online

Need help?
Setting up your business licensing and tax account
How to add a city license endorsement


By mail

Complete the following and mail to:

Business License Application and City Addendum

Business Licensing Service
P.O. Box 9034
Olympia, WA 98507-9034