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