Transient Occupancy Tax (Short-Term Rentals)

Pursuant to Section 58.1-3819 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended, there is imposed a transient occupancy tax on hotels, motels, boarding houses and travel campgrounds in the County of Orange. The amount of the tax is 2% of the amount of the charge for the occupancy of any room or space occupied. The tax is due to be paid to the Treasurer of Orange County on a quarterly basis not later than the end of the month following the end of each calendar quarter. Forms are available in the Treasurer's Office and can be downloaded below.

Virginia Local Transient Occupancy Tax Return

Due Dates - Quarter Ending:

March - Due by April 30th
June - Due by July 31st
September - Due by October 31st
December - Due by January 31st

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