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Hotel-motel tax system in question

State: Many counties not reporting revenues

Hotel-motel tax system in question

Hotel-motel tax system in question


ATLANTA — Dozens of cities and counties across Georgia are authorized to collect money through a lodging tax on hotel and motel guests in their area, but state officials say they are unable to provide the total amount generated annually through the program or account for how every dollar has been spent due to incomplete reporting by local governments who can sometimes take years to file the reports.


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