HOTELS, MOTELS & VACATION HOME RENTALS
Transient Occupancy Tax (TOT) returns for Hotels, Motels, and Vacation Home Rentals (VHRs) can now be submitted online, by phone, and mail to simplify your monthly or quarterly reporting. To submit your TOT online, please click the “Start Now” button found on the right, and under TOT Remittance, select the “File and Pay TOT” option to begin your monthly filing process.
PROPERTY MANAGERS - We would like to make your filing experience as hassle free as possible. Please see filing instructions to file by web, and call our tax specialists with any questions.
For the privilege of occupancy in any “hotel,” each transient shall be subject to and shall pay a tax in the amount of fourteen percent (14%) of the rent charged by the operator for properties located in the Lake Tahoe Township (Lake), and thirteen percent (13%) of the rent charged by the operator for properties located in the East Fork Township/Valley (Valley). Note: Per Nevada Senate Bill 461, a $5 tourism surcharge on the per night charge for the rental of lodgings in the Lake Township is effective July 1, 2019.
If you have any TOT questions, you are welcome to contact us at DouglasCounty@hdlgov.com or by phone at (775) 238-4135. Phone support is available Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm (PST).
TOT forms and payments may also be mailed to the address below. Please make checks payable to Douglas County.