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2012 room tax collections exceed expectations

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The city of Hudson's lodging tax is projected to have generated $10,000 more in 2012 than it did in 2011.

The anticipated total for last year is $160,518, according to a report that Finance Officer Neil Soltis presented to the City Council Monday night. The final numbers on collections from the fourth quarter of 2012 aren't in yet.


The 3.5-percent tax on lodging at Hudson hotels and inns generated $150,045 in 2011. The increase for 2012 will be about 7 percent.

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Randy Hanson
Randy Hanson has reported for the Star-Observer since 1997. He came to Hudson after 11 years with the Inter-County Leader at Frederic, and eight years of teaching social studies. He’s a graduate of UW-Eau Claire.
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