Business and Alcohol Regulations
Property Taxes

About the Department

The mission of the Revenue Department is to ensure efficient and effective collection of City revenue while providing courteous customer service.

The department’s primary functions consist of:

The City of Savannah would like to inform you that the Mayor and Alderman of the City of Savannah have adopted a new Hotel|Motel Excise Tax Rate moving from six percent to eight percent, effective September 1, 2023. 

This new rate was authorized by the City of Savannah transitioning into a new Hotel Motel Tax State Authorization Clause O.C.G.A. 48-13-51(b) in May 2023. To learn more and access the new reporting form, please visit us online at the Hotel-Motel-Tax-Return