Items Tagged with 'Lodging Excise Tax'


County likely to extend hotel-motel tax soon

Kent approves a property-tax billing change that will save Grand Rapids money.

December 1, 2012
The Kent County Finance and Legislative committees both agreed to a new ordinance that will extend the county’s 5 percent Lodging Excise Tax for another decade, and recommended that the full board of commissioners do the same next week. If the board agrees, the new ordinance will go into effect March 1 and be on the books until Dec. 31, 2042. As it now stands, the levy expires in 2032. Read More