Transient Occupancy Tax

Taxes paid on temporary lodging are called Transient Occupancy Taxes (TOT).

The County of Santa Clara collects TOT on hotels, motels, short-term rentals, and recreational vehicle sites located in unincorporated areas of the County.

If you're an owner of temporary lodging in unincorporated Santa Clara County, use TOT Online to:

  • Register your property
  • Report your TOT collections
  • Pay your TOT

    TOT Online is hosted and managed by HdL Companies. For questions about the online service contact HdL at:

    HdL Companies Processing Center
    8839 N. Cedar Avenue #212
    Fresno, CA 93720
    (408) 550-8678

    Read the County's TOT Ordinance.

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