Case Studies

College Park Officials Detail Benefits of Hotel-Motel Tax Collection Program

Suspecting that their revenue collection was incon­sistent and a bit “topsy-turvy,” College Park City Manager Terrence Moore, Interim Director of Finance and Accounting Nina Mallard and City Clerk Melissa Brooks all shared their financial and operational concerns with the mayor and city council. Everyone agreed: Use GMA’s hotel-motel tax recovery program to help with tax collection, follow-up and education for all 33 lodging providers.

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Donalsonville Reaps the Benefits of GMA’s Hotel-Motel Tax Collection Service

With a small staff consumed by day-to-day operations, the city of Donalsonville needed help examining its hotel-motel tax collection when revenue began to drop. Enlisting GMA for help, Donalsonville City Manager Marty Shingler says that after a meeting with the hotel and motel owners to clarify the tax laws, his city afterward saw an increase in ongoing tax collection – and even collected some back taxes that they were owed.

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