Starting A Business

Economic Development office

Economic Developer: Anna Kleiner

12 Municipal Drive
Park Hills, MO 63601

Phone: (573) 431-3577 Ext. 35

Fax: (573) 431-2327

ResourceS for Entrepreneurs

You can schedule a business plan review for your prospective local business with SEED$ in Park Hills by calling573-431-4296. SEED$ can assist with acquiring business loans.

The state of Missouri also offers a list of steps to start your business.

First-time city business licenses in Park Hills cost $15 for the year and come due for renewal every June 30th. Subsequent licenses are priced at a rate of 50 cents per $1,000 in gross receipts after the $15 for the first $10,000. Contractor licenses may be applied for using this application. Door-to-door sellers must apply for and receive a Peddlers license before selling in the city. All new businesses must apply to the St. Francois County Collector for a $25 Merchant's License. Any business planning to sell alcohol must first complete a liquor license application.

Licenses are issued at City Hall. Licensed businesses must present a no-tax-due document from the Missouri sales tax inquiry system for renewal of their city business license. Find the IRS filing dates for your business here. The IRS also has tax record guidance for your business.





Park Hills

Park Hills, Missouri is nestled in the St. Francois range of the Ozark Mountains along the Mississippi River Valley. The city boasts historic antebellum roots from the early lead mining industry, recreational activities, including the ATV area at St. Joe State Park, great family parks and a city pool, a downtown with diverse architecture, and several surrounding wineries. Park Hills: mining the past, growing the future.


Contact Us

9 Bennett Street
Park Hills, MO 63601

(573) 431-3577
(573) 431-2598

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