In this section, you'll find our latest visitor and tourism economic impact research, along with monthly tourism development tax collection totals. On the menu to the right, click on Monthly & Annual Visitor Statistics or Tourist Tax Collections to see our latest information or on any of the other categories provided. Below, you'll find a detailed explanation of how the Collier County Tourism Development Tax is allocated.
Tourist Tax Allocation Formula
Collier County enacts a 5% tax on all hotel, campground and vacation rental stays of 6 months or less. The distribution of the tourist development tax dollars is set according to Collier County ordinance. The funds are dispersed as follows:
Beach Renourishment, Pass & Inlet Maintenance, Beach Park Facilities - 42.56%
Tourism Promotion, Destination Marketing - 33.57%
Amateur Sports Complex Debt - 14.29%
Museums - 9.59%
Further regulations concerning the use of the Tourist Development Tax proceeds are outlined in the Florida State Statute 125.0104 and the Collier County Tourist Development Tax ordinance.