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Transient Occupancy Rate Increase
Effective January 01, 2017
TRANSIENT OCCUPANCY TAX
Bedford County imposes a transient occupancy tax of 5% of gross receipts *effective January 01, 2017 the rate will increase to 7%. This tax must be collected from individuals who rent facilities for less than thirty (30) consecutive days. This would apply to cottages, houses, condos, bed and breakfasts as well as motel rooms and campgrounds. The tax must be remitted by the 20th of the following month on forms provided by the Commissioner of the Revenue. Registration is required with the Commissioner's office prior to beginning business. Additional details may be obtained by calling 540-586-7621.