Lodgers' Tax and Special Events Information
About Lodgers' Tax & Special Events
Lodgers' Tax refers to the tax property owners and managers are required to pay for renting out a room or property. This tax provides revenue to use in promoting tourist-related events and other activities including advertising for promotion of events that support tourist related facilities.
The Lodgers' Tax application period is now open. More details are available on the Lodgers' Tax Funding Request page.
- Applications are due noon May 13, 2022, for events occurring between July 1, 2022, to December 31, 2022.
- Applications are due noon Aug. 5, 2022, for events occurring between Jan. 1, 2023 and June 30, 2023.
Special Events in the City of Roswell must first submit a permit application. For any required street closures a Street Closure Form must be completed. Learn more under Special Event Permits.
Related City Ordinances
Lodgers' Tax Funding Request
Learn all of the relevant information and processes pertaining to requesting Lodgers' Tax for hosting special events.Link to page
Lodgers' Tax Policy
View the City of Roswell Lodgers' Tax policy.Link to page
Special Events Policy
View the City of Roswell Special Events Policy.Link to page
Special Event Permits and Street Closures
Learn about the application process for special event permits, streets closures and information on available equipment rentals.Link to page
Reporting Lodgers' Tax and Bed Fees
Learn about the process and access the proper forms to report Lodgers' Tax and Convention Center Bed Fees.Link to page
Occupancy Tax Board
The Occupancy Tax Board is five-member advisory board, learn more about their role and processes.Link to page
Post-Event Lodgers' Tax Reimbursement
Learn about the post-event Lodgers' Tax reimbursement steps that event organizers must follow.Link to page
Lodgers' Tax Reports
View past and current Lodgers' Tax reports.Link to page