What’s Happening: November 9, 2015

TOP STORY: RECORD TOURIST-RELATED TAX COLLECTIONS
During the month of September 2015, Miami-Dade County’s reported collections for the 2% Hotel Food and Beverage Tax collections from hotels in Miami-Dade (excluding Miami Beach, Bal Harbour and Surfside) showed an increase of 15.7% compared to the same time in 2014, while the 3% Convention Development Tax (TDT) collections for Greater Miami (excluding Bal Harbour and Surfside) showed an increase of 13.6% compared to the same time last year. The 2% Tourist Development Tax (CDT) for Greater Miami (excluding Miami Beach, Bal Harbour and Surfside) showed an increase of 10.0% compared to the same time in 2014.

Record September Miami-Dade County Tax Collections

2% Hotel Food & Beverage Tax

September 2015

September 2014

% Change vs. 2014

$535,303

$462,480

+15.7%

3% Convention Development Tax

September 2015

September 2014

% Change vs. 2014

$4,416,587

$3,889,014

+13.6%

2% Tourist Development Tax

September 2015

September 2014

% Change vs. 2014

$1,513,792

$1,375,599

+10.0%

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