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Occupational License Tax for Schools

Jo Beth Appleton
Occupational License Fee Officer/Financial Analyst

(270)527-6759
jobeth.appleton@marshall.kyschools.us

Phone: (270) 527-6759
Fax:  (270) 527-0804

molt.schools@marshall.kyschools.us

Marshall County Occupational License Tax for Schools
86 High School Road
Benton, Kentucky 42025

Hours 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Monday - Friday

IMPORTANT YEAR END TAX FILING INFORMATION
Annual Reconciliation of Withholding Tax & W2's are due February 28, 2021
Net Profit Tax Return for tax year ending December 31, 2020 is due April 15, 2021
Net Profit Extension Requests for tax year ending December 31, 2020 are due April 15, 2021*

*Extension requests must be filed with Marshall County Occupational License Tax for Schools along with payment of estimated tax due.

This office is responsible for collecting taxes levied by the Marshall County Board of Education.  The board levies an occupational license tax of one-half of 1 percent (0.5%) on salaries, wages, commissions, and other compensation of individuals who are Marshall County residents for activities performed or rendered in Marshall County and on the net profits of all businesses, professions, or occupations from activities conducted in Marshall County.  The tax is levied in accordance with KRS 160.605.