Town of Mount Jackson

Business in Mount Jackson

IMG_8487_business_webMount Jackson lies near the center of the Shenandoah Valley, only 90 minutes from Northern Virginia and Washington D.C.. We welcome and encourage business to our town, for the community success and employment opportunities business brings.

To learn more about starting a business in Mount Jackson, call the Town Office at 540-477-2121 to set up a meeting. For additional information on the region, visit the Shenandoah County Chamber of Commerce.

Business Licenses

All businesses must obtain a business license. New businesses may pick up the form at the Town Office. Peddler’s and Solicitor’s licenses require notarization and a background check.  Please be certain to bring necessary identification.

Established businesses will be mailed their renewal form to fill out each year. The due date for the form is March 1, 2014. Once the form is mailed in with the payment, the business owner will then receive their Business License.

Business License – $20
Application available at Town Office.

Solicitor’s Permit – $50
Application available at Town Office. See Code Sec. 18-84

Peddler’s Permit – $125-$250
Application available at Town Office. See Code Sec. 18-84

Land Use Tax Application $10 (Late Application Fee $10)
Application available at Town Office.

For Planning and Zoning details, see the Planning and Zoning page.