Hotel/Motel Tax

The Hotel/Motel Tax is a 5% tax that is levied upon all persons engaged in the business of renting, leasing or letting rooms in a hotel in Lombard.   

As stated in 35 ILCS 145: Persons engaged in the business of renting, leasing or letting rooms in a hotel only to permanent residents are exempt from the provisions of this Act. "Permanent resident" means any person who occupied or has the right to occupy any room or rooms, regardless of whether or not it is the same room or rooms, in a hotel for at least 30 consecutive days.

Hotel/Motel Tax Return Form Information:

  • Hotels/Motels are required to remit a Hotel/Motel Tax Return form to the Village on a monthly basis. 
  • On the tax return form in column B2 (Misc. Receipts) please enter a deduction of the total gross receipts for a permanent resident prior to staying over 30 days. 

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