Commissioner of Revenue

3/23/2020

Restaurants may defer the payment of their February meals tax collection, ordinarily due on March 31, for one month with no penalty.

Hotels may defer the payment of their February occupancy and room night taxes, ordinarily due on March 31. For one month with no penalty.

• In addition to these measures, Governor Ralph Northam has issued an order that allows businesses impacted by COVID-19 to request to defer the payment of state sales tax due today (March 20) for 30 days. When granted, businesses will be able to file no later than April 20 with a waiver of any penalties.

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