R.I.’s 5% hotel tax collection dips 15% in FY21

COLLECTION OF the 5% hotel tax in Rhode Island in fiscal 2021 declined 15% year over year to $15 million. / PBN FILE PHOTO/JAMES BESSETTE
PROVIDENCE – Fiscal 2021 collections of the state’s 5% hotel tax totaled $15 million, a decline of 15% year over year, the R.I. Department of Health said Wednesday. The state's hospitality industry has been one of the hardest hit in the state by the COVID-19 pandemic, as social gatherings were limited, travel declined and conventions…

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