Borough Code requires any business providing overnight accommodations, defined as
"Overnight accommodation" means a structure, portion of a structure, room, or area which is occupied or available for occupancy for compensation for dwelling, lodging, or sleeping purposes and includes any hotel, motel, inn, bed and breakfast, lodge, cabin, campground, or similar facility."
To register and obtain a business license, and collect from their guests the Borough’s bed tax.;
Persons conducting a guiding business within the the Borough must register for Business License. Business license registration and fee is due January 31st of each year or within 30 days of establishing a new business within the Borough.
Bed taxes are collected from the guest and not imposed upon the operator.
The Finance Office mails out tax forms to all registered businesses prior to the end of the taxable period. Tax forms are also available to download:
Taxes are due 15 days from the end of the operating month. You may remit your collected taxes and pay your fees by mail or online here.
If you are a seasonal operator, please contact the Finance Office to let us know what months you are in operation so to avoid non-filing penalties and fees.
You can Pay your fees and collected taxes here
To use the portal, you will need your Lake and Peninsula Borough registration number. Please contact our office at (907) 246-3421 if you need help with finding your LPB registration number.
You will still need to submit your completed tax form and any supporting documents either by mail, fax or email for your file.