Local Accommodations and Hospitality Tax Grants

Grants Application/Instructions

Accommodations 3% or Hospitality Grant Application Deadline: May 31, 2024 @5 p.m.

Beaufort County receives revenues from a 3% local accommodations tax (A-Tax) imposed on tourist lodging as well as a hospitality tax (H-Tax), which is imposed on the sale of prepared meals and beverages. Per the County’s Code of Ordinances (Sec. 66-44 for local A-Tax or Sec. 66-534 for H-Tax), these revenues must be used for tourism-related purposes. In the past, the County established a grant application process for the award and issuance of these funds to local organizations wishing to use an award for one or more of the purposes outlined in County Code.

PLEASE NOTE:  Applications shall be submitted now using the link on this webpage for the Fiscal Year 2024-2025 Local 3% Accommodations and Hospitality Grant year. Please click the blue application button above to learn more about the grant and its instructions. The grant application deadline is May 31, 2024, at 5pm. Applications submitted after this time will not be accepted. Thank you for your patience during the extended review process. If you have any questions, you may contact:

Brycen Campbell
Senior Accountant
(843) 255-2316