[Ord. No. 88-13A §1, 6-14-1988]
Every person, firm or corporation, now and hereafter engaged in the business of supplying or furnishing electricity, electrical power and electrical service for compensation for any purpose in the City of Lake Ozark, Missouri, shall pay to said City, as a license or occupational tax, a sum equal to five percent (5%) of the gross receipts derived from the operation of such business within said City.
[Ord. No. 88-13A §2, 6-14-1988]
Every person, firm or corporation engaged in the business hereinbefore set forth, in the City of Lake Ozark, Missouri, is hereby required to file with the City Clerk of the City of Lake Ozark, Missouri, on or before the last day of the month, a sworn statement showing the gross receipts derived from transaction of such business in the City of Lake Ozark, during the preceding month. The first (1st) payment of tax provided for herein shall be due and payable on June 30, 1988, and shall be for the period from January 1, 1988 to June 30, 1988, said first (1st) payment to be reduced by any amount which may heretofore have been paid for the period from January 1, 1988 to June 30, 1988. Thereafter, monthly payments are to be received. At the same time a payment to the City Clerk of the amount of tax hereinbefore set forth, providing however, that it shall not be necessary to include in such statement nor calculate the tax upon any receipts derived from any such service furnished to the City of Lake Ozark, or any other governmental unit therein.
[Ord. No. 88-13A §3, 6-14-1988]
The City Clerk or his/her deputies shall be and are hereby authorized to investigate the correctness and accuracy of the statement so filed and for that purpose shall have access at all reasonable times to the books, documents, papers, and records of any person, firm or corporation engaged in the business, making such return in order to ascertain the accuracy thereof.
[Ord. No. 88-13A §4, 6-14-1988]
The tax required to be paid by the provisions of this Chapter shall be in lieu of all other excise, license or occupation taxes upon any person, firm or corporation engaged in the business described in Section 620.010 hereof; provided however, that nothing contained in this Section shall be so construed as to exempt any person, firm or corporation to which this Section is applicable from payment to the City of Lake Ozark, of the tax which the City of Lake Ozark levies upon the real and personal property belonging to any such person, firm or corporation.
[Ord. No. 88-13A §5, 6-14-1988]
Any person, firm or corporation engaged in any business to which this Chapter applies and who shall violate any of the provisions hereof shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be fined not less than fifty dollars ($50.00) nor more than one hundred dollars ($100.00) for each offense and each day that the violation continues shall be deemed a separate offense.