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County 'bed tax' allocation adjusted - Warren Tribune Chronicle

Warren Tribune ChronicleCounty 'bed tax' allocation adjustedWarren Tribune ChronicleCHAMPION — Trumbull County commissioners on Wednesday — for the second time in less than a year — amended the allocation of the county's 5 percent lodging tax,...

Editorial: Commissioners make wise, sporting decisions - Naples Daily News

Naples Daily NewsEditorial: Commissioners make wise, sporting decisionsNaples Daily NewsAmong the three sports-related proposals, most of the commission's discussion Tuesday focused on an amateur sports complex because it involves a 1 percent...

TDA grapples with image problem - Mountain Xpress

TDA grapples with image problemMountain XpressBrown revealed that Glenn Cox, the CVB's interim vice president of administration, has been developing a tourism training program. Cox will present a proposal to roll out a tourism training program in...

Tourism conference coming to county - Tullahoma News and Guardian

Tourism conference coming to countyTullahoma News and GuardianThe conference, designed to educate and inspire the people behind Convention and Visitors Bureaus (CVB) and Destination Marketing Organizations (DMO) statewide, is expected to draw...

Rep. Ford introduces occupancy tax bill; unsure if he'll vote for own bill - Salisbury Post

Salisbury PostRep. Ford introduces occupancy tax bill; unsure if he'll vote for own billSalisbury PostConvention and Visitors Bureau CEO James Meacham said the bill is not identical to the tourism board's choice. Two weeks ago, the CVB board...

Fargo CVB says ND tourism budget cuts would lose revenue - WDAY

WDAYFargo CVB says ND tourism budget cuts would lose revenueWDAYFARGO — One of North Dakota's biggest industries is hoping budget cuts won't drive away visitors. Next biennium, Gov. Doug Burgum wants to cut the tourism budget by more than $3...

Fargo CVB says ND tourism budget cuts would lose revenue - Inforum - INFORUM

INFORUMFargo CVB says ND tourism budget cuts would lose revenue - InforumINFORUMFARGO — One of North Dakota's biggest industries is hoping budget cuts won't drive away visitors. Next biennium, Gov. Doug Burgum wants to cut the tourism ...CVB...

CVB president says proposed tourism budget cuts are 'short-sighted' - KFGO

KFGOCVB president says proposed tourism budget cuts are 'short-sighted'KFGOFARGO (KFGO) - The President and CEO of the Fargo-Moorhead Convention & Visitors Bureau is criticizing a plan to cut the North Dakota Tourism Department's budget. State...

Seneca County committee to look at change in room tax cap - Finger Lakes Times

Seneca County committee to look at change in room tax capFinger Lakes TimesWATERLOO — It may soon cost a little more to rent a motel, hotel, bed and breakfast or vacation room in Seneca County. The Board of Supervisors Government Operations...

Innkeeper's Tax discussion postponed - Greene County Daily World

Innkeeper's Tax discussion postponedGreene County Daily WorldThe Commissioner's Room in the courthouse, where the County Council meets each month, was packed with individuals both for and against the proposed Innkeeper's Tax. Greene County...

Mickey vs. tax man: Disney, Universal fight tax bills - The Columbian

The ColumbianMickey vs. tax man: Disney, Universal fight tax billsThe ColumbianThen, he considers their income statements and the local “bed tax” paid by hotel customers, which he said his predecessor didn't use. Income isn't considered when...

Disney, Universal, SeaWorld fight tax bills - Gainesville Sun

Gainesville SunDisney, Universal, SeaWorld fight tax billsGainesville SunSingh said his methods for assessing properties are no different than those of his predecessors — except when looking at resorts and hotels. Then, he considers their income...

Mickey Mouse hit hard by tax man: Disney, Universal fight tax bills - The Denver Post

The Denver PostMickey Mouse hit hard by tax man: Disney, Universal fight tax billsThe Denver PostThen, he considers their income statements and the local “bed tax” paid by hotel customers, which he said his predecessor didn't use. Income isn't...

RASHELLE BEASLEY: CVB shows off Albany's many assets - The Albany Herald

The Albany HeraldRASHELLE BEASLEY: CVB shows off Albany's many assetsThe Albany HeraldTourism in Albany is a thriving industry. From business travelers to leisure travelers to meeting planners, tourists in Albany are saving local taxpayers money....

Editorial: Beaches deserve greater share of tourist tax - Naples Daily News

Naples Daily NewsEditorial: Beaches deserve greater share of tourist taxNaples Daily NewsMoney to replenish beaches in Collier County comes from a bed tax collected on hotel rooms and short-term rentals. Collier's rate is 4 percent, below the 5...

Mickey vs. tax man: Disney, Universal fight tax bills - nwitimes.com

nwitimes.comMickey vs. tax man: Disney, Universal fight tax billsnwitimes.comSingh said his methods for assessing properties are no different than those of his predecessors — except when looking at resorts and hotels. Then, he considers their...

Disney, Universal, SeaWorld fight tax bills - Ocala

OcalaDisney, Universal, SeaWorld fight tax billsOcalaSingh said his methods for assessing properties are no different than those of his predecessors — except when looking at resorts and hotels. Then, he considers their income statements and the...

This Week in Tourism: The greatness continues - Alton Telegraph

Alton TelegraphThis Week in Tourism: The greatness continuesAlton TelegraphThis past week, many of the CVB staff attended the Illinois Governor's Conference on Tourism. We heard many great reports and inspirations of greatness. Mostly, we were...

New strategy employed to attract more tourists - Abilene Recorder Chronicle

New strategy employed to attract more touristsAbilene Recorder ChronicleThe Abilene Convention and Visitor's Bureau is using social media to reach potential visitors and tourists. One of the first things CVB Director Julie Roller did after coming...

CVB Board members tour work at new office - News-Press Now

News-Press NowCVB Board members tour work at new officeNews-Press NowAfter the Buchanan County Tourism Board had their monthly meeting Thursday morning, board members took a tour of the downtown headquarters being constructed at 911 Frederick Ave....
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