2016 HVS Lodging Tax Report - USA

In the 5th annual Lodging Tax Report, HVS explores lodging tax trends in the USA. This updated version provides lodging tax rates/collections in all 50 US states and 150 US cities, and estimates the impact of Airbnb on lodging tax collections.
Thomas Hazinski is the Managing Director of HVS Convention, Sports, & Entertainment Facilities Consulting in Chicago, Illinois. His consulting practice is dedicated to the market and financial analysis of public assembly facilities. Mr. Hazinski has over 20 years of experience in the public policy arena, as both a public official and a consultant. He specializes in providing economic and financial research to public agencies involved in economic development initiatives. Before starting his consulting career, Mr. Hazinski served in several positions for the City of Chicago, including assistant budget director. Mr. Hazinski holds a master’s degree in public policy from the University of Chicago’s Harris School of Public Policy. Contact Alex at thazinski@hvs.com.

About Alex Moon

Alex Moon graduated from Northwestern University with a degree in Mathematical Methods for Social Sciences. He is a senior associate for HVS Convention, Sports, & Entertainment Facilities Consulting and has served as project manager for the Lodging Tax study for the past three years. Contact Alex at amoon@hvs.com.


  1. George VillarAug 30, 2016

    Excellent tax report! Thank you HVS.

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