Revenue / Tax Collections

The Revenue Collections Division (Tax Department) of the Finance Department is responsible for the accurate and timely receipt of the City of Blue Springs taxes and revenues.

Primary Responsibilities
Primary responsibilities include:
  • Collection of real estate and personal property taxes for all taxing subdivisions in Jackson County
  • Coordinates the receipt of all other city fees for service
  • Collect all local taxes (sales, utility franchise, hotel / motel, cigarette, etc.)
  • Issues city licenses including:
    • New and annual renewals of business licenses
    • Solicitor’s / peddler’s identification cards and licenses
    • Liquor license
  • Provide duplicate real and personal property tax receipts for Jackson County residents