A taxing situation for Kent County hotels

delawarebusinessnow.com - 07-17


New Castle County and some municipalities were quick to levy a 3 percent local lodging tax. Now, a nonprofit athletic complexwants in on the action. The Delaware General Assembly, with little or noinputfrom those affected, signed off onlegislation that would allow Kent County to levy up to a three percent room tax. DETurf, a nonprofit athletic field complex near Frederica, wants the entire proceeds.