Closures & Information:

The Lower Merion Township Building is restricted to public access and will be available for a limited appointment only basis. Please click here for a department directory. The Lower Merion Transfer Station is open through Friday, June 12, 2020, for tree debris and branches only. No regular dumping is permitted. Fill out your Census today at!

Business Tax Division

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Please note that Lower Merion Township has passed a resolution that has delayed its filing and tax payment deadline for business privilege and mercantile taxes from April 15th to July 15th in concert with recent actions taken by the IRS.

Register a New Business

For license/registration related issues, contact:   (610) 645-6142  or Business Licensing/Registration

2019 Business Privilege/Mercantile Tax Forms Now Due July 15, 2020*

*The Township's tax deadline for Business Privilege and Mercantile Taxes will mirror the IRS deadline.

The Online Tax Form will calculate tax due if gross receipts are entered in the applicable boxes.  This form may not work in all web browsers.  If you experience problems try opening the form using Adobe Reader.   This form can also be printed blank and completed manually. 

Other Tax Forms, Regulations and Instructions



If you have questions related to Township business taxes please email Business Tax Compliance. If you have a question regarding Business licensing or registration please email You can also call the business tax hotline at 610-645-6142 and select the appropriate option from the menu. Due to the confidential nature of business tax information these are the only contacts that should be used for Business Tax and licensing related issues.


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