Tourist Development Tax - Transient Rentals

Transient Rental Taxes - Tourist Development Tax

On June 19, 2019, the Pasco County Board of County Commissioners adopted Ordinance 19-23, authorizing the Pasco Tax Collector to collect and administer the 4% tourist development tax. This tax was previously collected by the Florida Department of Revenue.

Beginning October 1, 2019, anyone required by the State of Florida Department of Revenue, to collect and remit Tourist Development Tax must register with the Pasco County Tax Collector.  A link to register will be available October 1, 2019 on this website. Click here to register online or click here for a paper application download.

As of November 1, 2019, the Pasco County tourist development tax collected on or after October 1, 2019, must be reported and remitted to the Pasco Tax Collector online through the Tourist Express system or by mail only.

If the property is sold or no longer available for short term rental, complete the Request to Close Account form available below. Penalties and interest may be due if the request is not submitted before the due date of the next return.


File and Pay Online

Power of Attorney for Release of Tourist Tax Information

Request to Close Account Form

Sales and Use Tax on Transient Rentals

Tax Information Publication

Tourist Express New User Instructions

Tourist Development Tax Rates


If you have any questions or concerns after reviewing the information provided, feel free to call us at 352-518-5097 or email