Notice Regarding Construction Building Permit Requirements

Effective April 15, 2021, all residential and commercial contractors who do not maintain a permanent place of business in Mississippi and who do not have a contractor's license issued by the Mississippi Board of Contractors must have a sales tax permit issued by the Mississippi Department of Revenue prior to obtaining a building permit from any Mississippi municipality.


Article Date:   4/10/2021    |   Expiration Date:   4/10/2031


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