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  • Business Relocation

  • If you're looking at starting, expanding, or relocating your business, you don't want to pass up considering Gig Harbor for your needs. We'll be glad to give you a warm welcome and share the benefits of local, state, and federal investments; robust transportation corridors; stable political environments; and friendly elected officials that help everyone succeed. New office and warehouse locations are being developed.

    Below you will find a helpful list of of information and contact numbers to help you with taxes, permitting, licensing, and much more!

  • Tax Information
    Local Business and Occupation Tax (B&O): None
    Local Sales Tax: .085%
    For more tax information visit dor.wa.gov

    Permitting Information
    The City of Gig Harbor's website is a helpful tool for businesses looking to relocate, from planning, engineering, building & safety to filing a permit, checking your permit status, and scheduling an inspection. For more information or to apply for a permit visit cityofgigharbor.net.

    Licensing Information
    The City of Gig Harbor is participating in a joint business licensing program with the State of Washington Business Licensing Service. Most businesses may now apply online for the City of Gig Harbor and various other state and local agencies (including the Department of Revenue, Secretary of State, Employment Security, Labor & Industry, and Department of Licensing and other municipalities) using a single form with addendum pages for each participating municipality.  Please visit cityofgigharbor.net.

    Small Business Guidance 

    This free Guide provides links to valuable resources and outlines the steps for starting and operating a business in the state of Washington (available in ten languages).


  • Upcoming Events

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