Business license, tag deadlines extended

Published 3:04 pm Friday, January 31, 2014

The Alabama Department of Revenue Commissioner has extended the January car tag renewal deadline for counties affected by this week’s winter storm.

According to Kim Beverly, Butler County Probate Office chief clerk, the January deadline for purchasing tags without a penalty or late fee has been extended to Feb. 10.

The penalty period for January tag holders will begin on Feb. 11.

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The City of Greenville has also extended the deadline to purchase a 2014 business license without penalty. The new deadline is Feb. 5.

Businesses whose renewal is purchased or postmarked by that date will not be assessed an additional fee.

Conservation Commissioner N. Gunter Guy Jr. announces that Alabama boat owners who have renewals due in January, or who need to register new boats, will have until Feb. 10 to complete the task.

“The deadline is normally Jan. 31, but since so many people were affected by the severe weather conditions this week, we want to give people a few extra days,” he said.

Boaters just needing to renew a registration can do so online at, but new registrations must be completed in person at a Judge of Probate or License Commissioner’s office.