No license for a peddler, solicitor and transient merchant issued pursuant to this chapter shall be issued until all applicable fees and incurred costs have been paid to this Town.
An application and replacement fee for a license for a peddler, solicitor and transient merchant shall be set forth in a fee schedule established from time to time by resolution of the Town Board.
In addition to the fees required in this article, the applicant shall reimburse the Town for the cost of a review by a law enforcement agency, the Town Attorney and/or other expenditures attributable to the application. The Town may also require the applicant to deposit a lump sum in order to retain qualified experts to review such application. In the event that such sum is insufficient to fund the necessary consulting services, the Town may require additional deposits. Such payment(s) shall:
Be deposited with the Town Clerk who shall establish a line item for this purpose. Expenditures from this line item may be made at the direction of the Town Clerk without further appropriation.
Pay only for the expenditures rendered in connection with the license for a peddler, solicitor and transient merchant for which an application has been submitted by the applicant.
At the completion of the Town's review, any excess amount in the line item attributable to the license for a peddler, solicitor and transient merchant shall be repaid to the applicant. A final report of said line item shall be made available to the applicant by the Town Clerk if requested.
Any payment of a fee or incurred cost to this Town is not refundable regardless of whether or not a license for a peddler, solicitor and transient merchant has been issued pursuant to this chapter.