The services of La Croix Valmer remain at your disposal to accompany you and help you in the implementating and collecting of the tourist tax.For questions on tourist tax, you can contact us.
Every host must collect the tourist tax even for the nights sold by Airbnb because no digital operator collects the tourist tax at present on our territory.
We recommend you to state in the description of your accomodation that a tourist tax will have to be paid, along with the amount, in order to make the process easier.
At cost, pursuant to Article L. 2333-31 of CGCT, are exempt from tourist tax:
The additional fee of 10% for the benefit of the conseil départemental of Var is already included in the amounts below.
|Accommodation type||Tax amount|
|Luxury hôtels and other establishments of equivalent characteristics and classification.||Luxury hotels||4,40€|
|5 star hotels, holiday homes and furnished holiday lettings and other establishments of equivalent characteristics and classification.||5-star||3,30€|
|4 star hotels, holiday homes and furnished holiday lettings and other establishments of equivalent characteristics and classification.||4-star||2,53€|
|3 star hotels, holiday homes and furnished holiday lettings and other establishments of equivalent characteristics and classification.||3-star||1,65€|
|2 star hotels, holiday homes and furnished holiday lettings, 4 and 5 star holiday villages and other establishments of equivalent characteristics and classification.||2-star||0,99€|
|1 star hotels, holiday homes and furnished holiday lettings, bed and breakfasts, guesthouses, motorhome pitch in motorhome parks or parking area per 24-hour stretch, and other establishments of equivalent characteristics and classification.||1-star||0,88€|
|Hotels and holiday homes, holiday villages without or pending classification.||Without classification||0,88€|
|Furnished holiday lettings without or pending classification.||Furnished lettings
|3, 4 and 5 star camping and caravanning sites and other outdoor accommodation sites of equivalent characteristics.||3, 4, 5-star||0,66€|
|1 or 2 star camping and caravanning sites and other outdoor accommodation sites of equivalent characteristics and classification, marina accommodation.||1,2 étoiles||0,22€|
|Nature de l'hébergement||Montant taxe|
Contact the service in charge of the tourist tax collection in order to know the rate that is applicable to you. Indeed, on your territory, in accordance with the article L 2333-32 du CGCT, mayor’s decrees allocate, by reference of the scale mentionned in the article L.2333-30, areas, spaces, locales and other facilities welcoming the persons mentionned in the article L. 2333-29.See the article L2333-30 du CGCT
An additional tax of 10% for the tourist tax has been established by the departmental board, through deliberation. This additional tax is established and collected under the same conditions as the tax to which the additional tax is added. It’s perceived in the department by the municipalities and public establishments for cooperation between local authorities collecting the tax and transfering it. Tax rates described above include the departmental part.
If you have not hosted any guests in your establishment in the last month, you must make either a zero amount tax return statement online or a “nil to pay” paper return.
In order to avoid an automatic taxation, declare your nights after the tourist tax administrator asked you to and pay what you owe on the dates specified by collectivity.
If you have not rented for one or several months, you must still make a zero amount tax return statement at the end of each month.To facilitate your declaration, you can enter a prior announcement of closure on the website, under the heading "annual closure - holidays" and your declaration will be done for you automatically during the given period of closure of your establishment.
Extract from French law : Sont punis des peines d'amende prévues pour les contraventions de la quatrième classe, le fait pour les logeurs, hôteliers, propriétaires, intermédiaires et professionnels mentionnés à l'article L. 2333-34, de ne pas avoir reversé le montant de la taxe de séjour due dans les conditions et délais.
Tourist tax rates must be displayed in your establishment (see downloadable documents in “useful documents”) and must appear on the customer’s invoice and clearly separated from your own fees.
The actual tourist tax is not subject to VAT. The amount should not be rounded up to the nearest €.
The tourist tax rate is displayed in the locals of landlords, hoteliers, owners or any other intermediary in charge of the perception of the tourist tax and handled by the collectivity (or the EPCI), at the disposal of anyone wishing to access it.Reminder
To maintain the benefits of the star rating system, tourist accommodation is subject to re-evaluation and audit every 5 years. Owners of collective tourist accommodation who apply for classification, can now register on-line and follow their application from start to finish. From their personal establishment account they can follow the process of application right up to the final accredited audit done by the official inspection cabinet and the publication of their establishment's classification.