Forms and Publications

Use the Revenue Commission's Online Tax Portal, eMINTS to access your account, file returns and make payments. More information available at eMINTS help. 

UPDATE: In accordance with the Federal filing deadlines described in IR-2021-59, March 17, 2021, the Louisville Metro Revenue Commission will extend the 2020 LMRC Occupational License Tax Return filing due date from April 15, 2021 to May 17, 2021 for the following forms:

OL-3 / OL3
OL-3A / OL3A
OL-3S / OL3S
I-2 / I2
All other LMRC deadlines, including requests for refunds, will remain in place.

Please review the “Important Due Dates” section of the website for details on all LMRC forms and payment due dates.


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Registration Form

Registration Application

Business Net Profit Returns

Occupational License Return Form OL-3

Form OL-3 Instructions

Occupational License Short Return Form OL-3EZ

Form OL-3EZ Instructions

Occupational License Short Return Form OL-3A

Form OL-3A Instructions

Occupational License Quarterly Deposit Form OL-3D

Form OL-3D Instructions

Occupational License Extension Request Form OL-3EXT

OL-3 Extension Request Instructions

Family Limited Partnership Annual Informational Questionnaire

Venture Capital Fund Annual Informational Questionnaire

Family Limited Partnership and Venture Capital Fund Frequently Asked Questions

Employer Withholding Returns
W1 Electronic Filing Specification Guide for eMINTS submission 

Quarterly Withholding Return Form W-1

Form W-1 Instructions 

Monthly Deposit Form W-1D

Form W-1D Instructions

Annual Reconciliation Form W-3

Form W-3 Instructions

W-3 Electronic Filing Specification Guide

Federal Employee Withholding Return Form I-2

Federal Employee Withholding Instructions 

Quarterly Return of Occupational Fees Withheld for Kentucky Job Credits Form W-1KJC

Form W-1KJC Instructions

Employee Withholding Refund Request

Application for Employee Refund of Occupational Taxes Withheld Form W-1REE

Form W-1REE Instructions                                                                                            

Insurance Premium Returns

Insurance Premium Tax Return Form LGT-141

Insurance Premium Reconciliation Return Form LGT-140

Transient Room Tax Returns
Form TR1M Instructions
Transient Room-Short-Term Rental Form TR1M-S 
Form TR1M-S Instructions
Short-Term Rental Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ'S)

Effective August 1, 2014, the transient room tax increased to eight and one-half percent (8.5%). 

Non-Employee Compensation Forms

Non-Employee Compensation Form 1099

1099 Electronic Filing Specification Guide
Employee Annual Wage Reporting
W-2 Specifications for eMINTS submission
Electronic Funds Transfer
ACH Credit Electronic Filing Specification Guide

ACH Credit Authorization Form Only



Effective July 1, 2008, Chapter 110 of the Louisville/Jefferson County Metro Code of Ordinances relating to the Occupational License Tax was amended.  The Regulations of the Metro Revenue Commission are currently being revised to reflect the changes in the Ordinance.  As always, any interpretation of the Regulations which is inconsistent with the Ordinance is to be resolved in favor of the Ordinance.   


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