Local, state and federal contacts
Tennessee small business guide. Tips on starting, operating and growing your business.
Williamson County and City License
For information on starting a business in Williamson County, please contact the County’s business tax office and codes department.
If you are locating within one of the cities, use the contact list below to find the appropriate city.
Click HERE for the New Business License Form. You will need two copies:
- one to give to the county clerk
- one to give to your respective city when you apply
Williamson County Administrative Office
Business Tax Office: (615)790-5732
Codes Dept: (615)790-5725
City of Brentwood
Business Tax Office: 615-371-0060
Codes Department: 615-371-2204
City of Fairview
Business Tax Office: 615-799-2484 Ext.7
Codes Dept: 615-799-1585
City of Franklin
Business Tax Office: 615-791-3225
Codes Dept: 615-794-7012
City of Nolensville
Business Tax Office: 615-776-3633
Codes Dept: 615-776-6683
City of Spring Hill
Business Tax Office: 931-486-2252 Ext. 245
Codes Dept: 931-486-2252 Ext. 212
City of Thompson’s Station
Business Tax Office: 615-794-4333
Planning Department: 615-794-4333
State of Tennessee
“Tennessee Smart Start” Small Business guide, a 40 page guide to starting a small business in Tennessee.
U.S. Small Business Administration’s Small Business Planner. The Small Business Planner includes information and resources that will help you at any stage of the business lifecycle.