Tax on Lodging Effective in Eeyou Istchee Tourism Region
Effective January 1, 2017, the tax on lodging applies in the Eeyou Istchee tourism region.
Operators of accommodation establishments in the region must collect the tax at a rate of 3.5% per overnight stay or $3.50 per overnight stay where the accommodation unit is billed to a person that acquires it for purposes of resupply.
Note that the $3.50 rate does not apply to accommodation units billed to a travel intermediary where the price was set in an agreement reached prior to January 1, 2017, and the unit is occupied at some point between January 1 and September 30, 2017.
For more information, click Tax on Lodging.