Business License Reform In Talks In Myrtle Beach

Officials in Myrtle Beach are concerned about changes to business license law, taxes increasing.

Right now, the city of Myrtle Beach charges a fee specifically for businesses that are located outside of the city limits, but do business within the city.

That includes landscaping, plumbing and electrician services, because they still use city services but don’t pay all of the taxes businesses within the city do...He said that loss alone is projected at more than $2.5 million.