department of management and budget
Hospitality Tax Information for Restaurants and Bars
In 2001, Greenville City Council authorized the levy of a 2% Local Hospitality Tax
on prepared meals and beverages, including alcoholic beverages, beer and wine sold
in the city of Greenville. All restaurants, bars, lounges and private clubs serving
food and/or alcohol are required to pay this tax. These funds must be used for tourism-related
activities and improvements. For questions regarding hospitality taxes, please contact
the City’s Hospitality Accountant at 864-467-4543.
Download a Hospitality Tax Reporting
Download the 2010 Hospitality Tax
The Hospitality calculator is a tool to assist you in estimating your Hospitality
Tax payment. Hospitality Tax payments are subject to a 5% penalty for each month
that the payment is not paid by the 20th day of the following month. The late fee
is not included in the estimated tax of the hospitality calculator above. The estimated
hospitality tax is subject to verification upon submission of payment.