Tourism Ticker Report Shows Rebound In Collections

March 30, 2022


Tourism Ticker Report Shows Rebound In Collections

NWA Daily

Talk Business & Politics released the Jan-Dec 2021 Tourism Ticker report and it shows an overall rebound from pandemic disruption in Northwest Arkansas. 

  • Collections: The tourism taxes collected by Benton and Washington counties were up a combined $3.5m compared to 2020. The tourism tax is comprised of the hospitality tax, prepared food tax, and hotel tax collections. 
  • Worker's wages: The big four collected a combined ~$12.2m in tourism taxes. Hospitality wages in NWA were up as well — 5.1% compared with 2020.

Find the full Tourism Ticker report HERE

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