Due to dangerous driving conditions, City Hall is closed today.  Municipal Court is closed today. Fulton County Schools are also closed today.  Below freezing temperatures means that ice is likely. Please use added caution if venturing outdoors.  

Business Regulations by Industry

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Certain categories of business are subject to special rules and regulations including home-based businesses, hotels (and other types of short-term lodging) and car rental companies.

Apartment Complexes

There are certain City ordinances regarding apartment complexes. Learn more about the specific regulations.

Home-based Businesses

According to the Business for Home non-profit organization, there are 38 million home-based businesses in the United States with a new one started every 12 seconds. In Sandy Springs, home-based businesses are required to get a business license.

Hotels and Lodging

Businesses which operate a hotel, motel, inn, lodge, tourist camp, tourist cabin, bed and breakfast are required to collect a tax from each person occupying accommodations.

Vehicle Rental

Sandy Springs businesses which rent or lease motor vehicles designed to carry ten or fewer passengers for a period of 31 consecutive days or less are required to collect excise taxes.

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