Lodging Tax Advisory Committee

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Last Updated on Monday, 18 September 2017 14:30
NAME
Lodging Tax Advisory Committee
AUTHORITY
Revised Code of Washington 67.28.1817
ADMINISTRATIVE LIAISON
Finance Director
MEMBERSHIP
Five (5) members appointed by the mayor, confirmed by the city council.The committee membership shall include: 
(a) At least two members who are representatives of businesses that are required to collect tax under this chapter; and 
(b) at least two members who are persons involved in activities authorized to be funded by revenue received under this chapter. One member shall be an elected official of the municipality who shall serve as chair of the committee
TERM
The mayor shall review the membership annually and make changes as appropriate.
MEETINGS
Meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month, unless posted otherwise, at the Pullman Chamber of Commerce, 415 N. Grand Ave. 
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
It shall be the duty of the Lodging Tax Advisory Committee to advise the city council on the proposed uses of the revenue derived from Pullman’s 4% lodging tax.
REPORTING REQUIREMENTS
Recommendations shall be included in the committee minutes. A copy of the minutes shall be provided to the city supervisor for delivery to the council.

 

Are you planning an event that will bring tourists into Pullman?

Lodging Tax Revenue may be available and can be used for tourism marketing, the marketing and operations of special events and festivals or events designed to attract tourists and   the operations of tourism-related facilities owned and operated by nonprofit organizations, the City or a public facilities district.

Lodging Tax Grant Application

 

Lodging Tax Advisory Committee Agendas
Lodging Tax Advisory Committee Minutes
COMMITTEE CHAIR
Pat Wright,
City Councilmember 

CURRENT MEMBERS
Kristi Kurle,
National Lentil Festival

Allison Levenseller,
Holiday Inn Express

Barb Wachter,
Hawthorne Inn and Suites

Charlene Jasper