Lodging Tax Advisory Committee

About the LTAC

The Lodging Tax Advisory Committee (LTAC) is established by law to review applications for funding from lodging taxes collected by the county, and to make recommendations to the county council on those applications and related lodging tax issues. Per Chapter 67.28 of the Revised Code of Washington (RCW) the committee comprises five members: the chair shall be an elected official of the county, two members must represent lodging establishments, two members must represent agencies or activities eligible to receive lodging tax funding. In addition, Chapter 4.41 of the Snohomish County Code (SCC) permits appointment of an ex officio (non-voting) representative to be drawn from a city in Snohomish County. Members are appointed at large by the Council. While there is no defined term of service, appointments are reviewed annually by Council.

LTAC Members

2021 Lodging Tax Advisory Committee Membership Matrix 


Hoteliers or prospective recipients of funds who are interested in being considered for future vacancies are asked to submit a Snohomish County Boards and Commissions member application, which can be found here.


Contact Annique Bennett at Annique.Bennett@Snoco.org or at 425-388-3263 for more information.


Hotel/Motel Grant Application and Grant Workshop

A county-wide press release announcing specific dates and application instructions for the for 2022 Hotel/Motel Grant cycle will be released in late June 2021.


For more information, or if you have questions, require additional information, or are in need of technical assistance, please contact Trudy Soriano by email or at 425-388-6603.

Meeting Schedule

Meetings are scheduled annually and as needed.

During COVID-19 restrictions, meeting are held by Zoom. Times, dates, meeting agendas, and past minutes are posted below one week prior to the meeting. 

Zoom instructions for meeting attendees are available HERE.

Next Scheduled Meeting Time

The Snohomish County Lodging Tax Advisory Committee will be meeting virtually on May 12, 2021 from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83060067649

Call in information: +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma), +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose), +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston), +1 929 205 6099 US (New York), +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC), or +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)

Webinar ID: 881 2667 8883


Agenda and Minutes

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