Hotel Occupancy Tax Proposition

What is a Venue Tax?

A tax on local hotels (passed through to their customers) for stays in hotels/motels/bed and breakfasts used specifically for public venues that help generate tourism.

MARKET COMPARISON

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Hotel Costs

Projects

If approved, the revenue will be used for projects such as roof repairs, sound system upgrades, carpeting and paint, LED arena lights, replacement panels for ag events, bucking chutes, roping chutes, stage improvements and lighting upgrades.

$550,000

Approximate annual amount generated from the 2% tax.


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Why a hotel occupancy tax?


The additional revenues provide a way to pay for the projects, so local taxpayers are NOT burdened with the cost.