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The Stark County Auditor

Vendor Licenses

110 Central Plaza S., Suite 210
Canton, OH

(330) 451-7354

Who must obtain a vendor’s license?

Every Ohio retailer (vendor) making taxable retail sales must obtain a vendor’s license, collect sales tax, file tax returns with   payment of tax collected, and maintain complete records of transactions.

Types of Vendor’s Licenses

There are two types of Vendor's Licenses - Regular and Transient

Regular/County Vendor’s License is the only vendor’s license issued by the Stark County Auditor Office and is required to sell products at a fixed place of business within the county. Vendors with multiple locations must obtain one regular vendor’s license for each fixed sales location. The application fee is $25, and there is no annual renewal fee.