A person who acts as an intermediary between sellers, buyers and renters of real estate and property.
Every individual, partnership, association and corporation doing business in Philadelphia must file a Business Income and Receipts Tax Return in whether or not they earned a profit during the preceding year. Rental activities are usually considered business activities.
An Activity License is required for all businesses and non-profits operating in Philadelphia. This includes businesses that are located outside the city limits but do some or all of their business activity in the City.
Certain professionals and businesses require a license and state credential to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
This license is required of any entity that rents any type of housing unit. (It is also known as a Housing Rental License.)
Water and sewer service in the city of Philadelphia is operated by Philadelphia Water Department (PWD). Billing for water use and services is regulated by the Water Revenue Bureau, which is a division of the Philadelphia Revenue Bureau.