Potential TOT increase to be placed on upcoming ballot

After three hours of deliberation, the Mariposa County Board of Supervisors voted 4-0 on Tuesday to place a measure on the November ballot to increase the transient occupancy tax (TOT).
The measure will now be added to the Nov. 6 ballot, and will require over 50 percent support from voters.
The measure proposes to increase the TOT by 2 percent. The current TOT rate in the county stands at 10 percent, and those funds make up a large amount of the county’s general fund.
County supervisor Kevin Can...

An online subscription is required to view news content on this website.

To continue reading please enter your username and password below. Not a subscriber? Please click here to order a subscription. Existing print subscribers receive free access to the online edition; current subscribers please click here to request your free access.