Opening on County Lodging Tax Advisory Committee

Mason County is seeking an individual to serve on the Mason County Lodging Tax Advisory Committee who represents a business that is required to collect lodging tax (generator). This person will fill a vacated position with the term ending May 2019.

The Committee consists of at least five members and is appointed by the Board of Mason County Commissioners. The committee shall include at least two representatives of businesses that are required to collect lodging tax (generators) and at least two members who are persons involved in activities that are authorized to be funded by lodging tax revenue (spenders). The number of generator members on the committee shall equal the number of spender members, with a County Commissioner serving as Chair of the committee.

The committee reviews requests for lodging tax funding and makes recommendations to the Commissioners regarding the use of lodging tax moneys. The committee meets during regular business hours, usually not more than once a month.

For an application, please contact the Mason County Commissioners office at 427- 9670, ext. 419 or visit the County’s website: www.co.mason.wa.us. Completed applications should be turned in to the Commissioner’ s office. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.