Business Tax Receipt Renewals

Special Announcement - One-Time Fee Waiver for BTR Renewals

At its meeting on Tuesday, August 4, the Jupiter Town Council unanimously voted to waive the Business Tax Receipt (BTR) fee for businesses and individuals renewing their Jupiter business licenses for Fiscal Year 2021.  The action is intended to provide some financial relief to businesses in light of the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.  See renewal instructions below.

All current Business Tax Receipt (BTR) customers can now access their Business Tax Receipt records online via the new Jupiter Community Development System (JCDS).

BTR Renewals begin July, 1st of every year.


  • JCDS New User Account (PDF)
    This is for creating a new account for the Jupiter Community Development Portal, this does not register your business. This account gives you access to the portal system to pull a permit, schedule inspections, renew your business tax receipt and apply for new business tax receipts.
  • How to Renew a BTR (PDF)

Please follow the updated renewal instructions to renew your business license.  Use the online portal to submit your renewal application with required licenses/certifications attached. Once you’ve submitted your application and you receive the message saying “Your license application was submitted successfully,” you may exit the portal – do not continue with payment information. Your renewal application will be processed, and your business license will be ready to print from the online portal within 7 business days. Please note that you will need to obtain your business license through the portal and will not receive notification when it is ready, so please check your account after 7 business days of submitting your renewal application. Should you have any questions or need assistance with the renewal process, please contact Jupiter’s BTR office at 561-741-2415.

Please feel free to browse the BTR website for answers to general questions.If you are uncertain of your required documentation please refer to your renewal notice for specific documentation related to your business/profession.

If you have other questions regarding your renewal, please contact the Town of Jupiter Business Tax Receipt office, at (561) 741-2415 or by email