All County Objectives

In Progress
# 7

Vacation Rental Tax

By June 2020, the Auditor-Controller will increase identification of vacation rentals not paying sufficient transient occupancy tax (TOT), and perform at least five additional desk audits to increase TOT compliance and revenues.

Key Steps

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Expand agreement with short-term rental host monitoring vendor to identify non-reporting vacation rentals for unincorporated county. Reallocate a clerical staff to provide support; free audit staff up to increase TOT desk audit time. Complete five desk audits. Complete five desk audits. Report the status and progress on TOT audits and collections with five-year comparison statistics to the Board.
Plan Reference:

6.D.i

Collaborating Depts:

CAO, ISD

Target:

5 Audits

Est. Completion Date:

June 2020