Lodging (Transient Occupancy) Tax

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Every lodging establishment in the City of Charlottesville offering lodging for compensation (for a period of no more than 30 consecutive days), shall impose a 7% tax on the total amount paid for lodging.

New businesses are to complete the Transient Occupancy Tax Registration and send it to the Commissioner of Revenue's Office. The tax is remitted monthly with the Transient Occupancy Tax Return form on or before the 20th of the following month.  BUSINESSES MUST FILE A RETURN EVERY MONTH EVEN IF THEY HAVE NO RECEIPTS TO REPORT!

For further information regarding Transient Occupancy Tax, please call 434-970-3170.

AirBnb / HomeStay Operators click HERE.

Charlottesville Commissioner of the Revenue's Statement in Opposition to Collection Agreements with Online Hosting Platform AirBnB.

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