REMINDER: All Professional Privilege Tax returns are due June 1, 2015, and must be filed electronically, although individual returns for this tax will not be mailed.
The Professional Privilege Tax is an annual $400 privilege tax imposed on persons holding, on the due date of June 1st, an active Tennessee license or registration to practice certain professions, including pharmacy. This tax is imposed without regard to whether the profession is actually practiced in the state of Tennessee.
Professional Privilege Tax returns can be filed electronically either by individuals or by companies that file and pay for multiple individuals. In either case, click here to file and pay online. To electronically file the Professional Privilege Tax return, you must have either your Social Security Number or your Professional Privilege Tax account number. If you do not know your account number, you may use the online look-up available here.
Additional information about filing the Professional Privilege Tax online can be found here. The Tennessee Department of Revenue encourages taxpayers to reach out to them through Revenue Help, a new online help application that allows taxpayers to search and find answers to questions, or submit requests electronically. The General Call Center for the Department of Revenue can be reached at 615-253-0600.