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Alabama Business Privilege Tax

The Alabama Business Privilege Tax is levied for the privilege of being organized under the laws of Alabama or doing business in Alabama (if organized under the laws of another state or country).

Helpful Links

BPT FAQ – Click to search our FAQ related to the Business Privilege Tax.
https://myalabamataxes.alabama.gov/_/ – File and pay Business Privilege Tax online.  There is no cost.  Register your BPT account with the letter provided by our office.  If you have not received your letter to register for MAT, please contact BPT by email at businessprivilege.tax@revenue.alabama.gov with business’s current mailing address so another copy can be provided.
Watch the Business Privilege Tax YouTube video for a better understanding of the Business Privilege Tax.


Search for BPT Forms 

Instructions for Searching for BPT Forms and Instructions

Make a BPT Payment

Visit our Payment options page- Payment options

Close Your Business

Instructions on how to Close a Business for Business Privilege Tax Purposes

File Domestic Dissolutions with Secretary of State

Complete Certificate of Withdrawal for Foreign Entities

COC requests –Request Certificate of Compliance here

Additional Contact

Need More Help?  Sign Up and Submit a Request through our online portal


Business Privilege Tax Delinquency

For information on Business Privilege Tax delinquency notices, visit the Business Privilege Tax FAQ.

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