FY17 Tourism Revenue beats 2014

Nine months into FY17, tourism revenue beats all of FY2014 7 of the past 9 months recorded record bed-tax revenues TAMPA (July 12, 2017) – With three months left in its 2017 budget year, Visit Tampa Bay is reporting $23.75 million in Tourist Development Tax revenues collected since Oct. 1 – outpacing the total for [...]

By | 2017-07-25T06:18:26+00:00 July 25th, 2017|In The News|0 Comments

Airbnb collects over $1 million in bed taxes in five Tampa Bay counties

Since the beginning of the year, Airbnb has collected and remitted more than $1 million in bed tax revenue in five Tampa Bay area counties. Leading the way is Pinellas County with $774,500 in tourist development taxes, also known as the bed tax. Pinellas was followed by Polk County with $192,000, whose agreement with Airbnb took effect [...]

By | 2017-07-17T18:50:05+00:00 June 30th, 2017|In The News|0 Comments