SHALIMAR — The Okaloosa County Tax Collectors Office will send renewal notices for 2018 business tax receipts starting July 1.

Occupational licenses are required for businesses that provide merchandise, entertainment, or services to the public, even if it’s only a one-person company or home-based business within Okaloosa County.

For those whose BTR has expired, it should be renewed as soon as possible to avoid additional penalties.

Payment options include:

●Using an Echeck at www.OkaloosaTax.com.

●Visiting 302 N. Wilson St. Suite 101 Crestview. Call 651-7300 for hours.