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Professional Privilege Tax

Forms and Other Information

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  • NewNew Electronic Filing Requirements for Professional Privilege Tax Filers - All professional privilege tax returns filed on or after January 1, 2013, must be filed electronically. Professional privilege tax returns can be filed either by individuals, or by companies who file and pay for multiple individuals.  For a step-by-step guide to electronically file an individual professional privilege tax return, click here. If you are a company filing and paying for multiple individuals, click here.
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Taxes at a Glance

An occupation tax is imposed on those persons with an active Tennessee license or registration to practice any of the following professions.

Accountant Optometrist
Agent (Securities) Osteopathic Physician
Architect Pharmacist
Attorney Physician
Audiologist Podiatrist
Broker-Dealer (Agents) Prof. Athlete (NHL, NBA)
Chiropractor Psychologist
Dentist Real Estate Principal Broker
Engineer Speech Pathologist
Investment Advisor Sports Agent
Landscape Architect Veterinarian

Due Date:

Annual - June 1

Tax Rate:


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