Short Term Vacation Rental

Effective July 1, 2021, every short-term vacation rental shall impose a 6.5% tax on the total amount paid for lodging (including service and cleaning fees) plus $1.00 per night.

The lodging tax must be remitted to the City on or before the 20th of the month following the month taxes are collected.

Remit lodging tax online at http://lynchburgva.gov/citylink

*If you are utilizing VRBO as your accommodations intermediary, they will be collecting and remitting the local lodging tax effective September 1, 2021.