Russell County is rural community located in southeastern Alabama on the Georgia state line. Spanning over 641 square miles, the county’s major industries are agriculture, timber and paper. Russell is known as the “County of Forts,” because it was once the home of several military forts, including Fort Mitchell and Fort Apalachicola. The county has over 58,000 residents with Phenix City as its largest city.
Business licenses are often administered by the county's Office of the Probate Judge or the Department of Revenue. Access the county business license application or contact information for obtaining a license here.
Businesses pay various taxes through county tax boards, tax assessors, and revenue departments. All entities that conduct business in the county should contact this office to determine their potential tax liabilities.
Access county and area business development resources including, incentives, incubator opportunities, and local demographics compiled by county agencies, the area chamber of commerce, or the area economic development authority.
Local resource contact information for Russell County's website, Small Business Development Center(s), Taxpayer Service Center(s), Business License office(s), and Chamber(s) of Commerce in your area here.