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City officials are changing the way hotel/motel taxes and the alcohol franchise fees are collected, and will save some money by making the change.

At A Glance

Tax And Fees

The city collects a 2 percent hotel/motel tax on rooms and a 5 percent fee on alcohol sales in private clubs.

The hotel/motel tax has generated $618,000 for the Advertising and Promotion Commission through November.

The alcohol fees, which go to the city, stood at $548,000 through November.

The city also collects an annual private club permit fee of $250. This year the city collected $14,000.

There are 57 private clubs in Rogers, although more are expected in 2013.

Source: Staff Report

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