License Fee

Crossroads License Fee Information

Every business and property owner located within the geographic boundaries of the Takoma/Langley Crossroads Commercial District in the City of Takoma Park is required to pay an annual license fee..  This fee is mandated by the City of Takoma Park in Municipal Code Chapter 8.36 and is collected by the Takoma Langley Crossroads Development Authority (CDA).  The CDA is a 501(c)(6) business association that manages the commercial district and  provides marketing, maintenance, and security services.  These services create and maintain a vibrant neighborhood in which to do business.

The annual license fee due is determined by the type of business and square footage.  Rates are as follows:

Category
Fee per Sq. Ft.
Retail $0.50
Professional $0.25
Hotel/Motel/Theater $0.18
Property Owner $0.13

 

Invoices are mailed to business and property owners on an annual basis and payment is due by July 1st.  Checks should be made payable to the Takoma Langley Crossroads Development Authority and can be mailed or dropped off at the CDA office located at 7676 New Hampshire Ave, Ste 303, Takoma Park MD 20912