R.I. 5% hotel tax collection jumps 88.5% Y/Y in July, showing rebound from COVID doldrums

COLLECTION OF the 5% hotel tax in Rhode Island totaled $4 million in July, a rise of 88.5% year over year. / PBN FILE PHOTO/MARY MACDONALD
PROVIDENCE – Collection of the state 5% hotel tax in Rhode Island increased 88.5% year over year in July to $4 million, the R.I. Department of Revenue said Tuesday. Of the total collection, $3.8 million was collected from traditional hotels, while $225,072 was collected from hosting platforms and room resellers. Regional tourism districts were allocated…

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