Supporting Tourism In Connecticut

April 12, 2016

Connecticut has much to offer and in order to help the businesses that comprise a vibrant tourism industry, we are supporting House Bill No. 5576 that will establish a state-wide marketing and promotion account and implement a flat-rate occupancy tax to bed and breakfasts.

The following charts demonstrate the positive correlation between statewide tourism marketing funding and state revenue growth and job growth. These are smart investments that will bring positive returns to our economy.