This tax is imposed on the admission fee charged for attending any amusement in Philadelphia. Included are concerts, movies, athletic contests, night clubs and convention shows for which admission is charged. The current tax rate is 5% of the admission charge.
Exemption Amusement Tax Application
Religious, Non-Profit, Schools and Charitable Institutions may be exempt from the amusement tax. If you are eligible for an exemption, complete the Amusement Tax Exemption form from the Department of Revenue website.
For complete information on filing and remitting the Amusement Tax, please see the Revenue Department Amusement Tax website.