The EBCI Tribal Council approved an increase in the rate of Tribal Privilege tax from 3 percent to 4 percent effective Thursday, March 1. This tax applies to hotels, motels, tourist homes, tourist camps, campgrounds, rental cabins and similar businesses and persons who rent private residences and cottages.
The EBCI utilizes privilege tax revenues for tribal services including Sanitation, Tourism & Marketing, cultural preservation, youth sports, Health Transportation, fuel assistance, and Head Start.
Privilege Tax Increase Notice for Businesses (2) have been mailed.
Info: EBCI Office of Budget and Finance 359-7062
– EBCI Secretary of Treasury Cory Blankenship