Watch this video to hear why the county selected a software vendor that could deliver high-quality reporting for better communication and a more accurate picture of the local short-term rental economy.
Resources for Local Government Officials
With hundreds of short-term rental properties to account for, Okaloosa County needed a way to easily identify properties and address non-compliance with local requirements. Watch this video to hear staff share how GovOS helps support county enforcement efforts.
Staff at Bald Head Island, NC use the GovOS system daily to educate property owners on local short-term rental regulations. Watch this video to learn why they chose GovOS to provide a single system for STR identification, compliance, and tax collection.
Watch this video to hear how the county uses notification tools to address tax collection and short-term rental property identification challenges.
Tasked with managing millions in tourist-related tax dollars, Okaloosa County needed a way to quickly run reports about the funds and how they are being used. Watch this video to learn how staff uses software to gather the information they need to identify trends and make data-driven decisions.
Watch this video to learn how Bay County staff refined existing enforcement processes with GovOS.
As a tourist destination and short-term rental hotspot, Bald Head Island needed a way to simplify STR compliance and occupancy tax collection. Watch this video to hear the Finance Director share how staff members use technology to help manage the village’s short-term rentals.
Watch this video to learn how the county increased its collection of revenue that helps fund important community initiatives.
How Okaloosa County, FL Uses the GovOS Business Licensing & Tax Application to Collect and Manage Over $30M in Annual Tourist Development Taxes
In 2023, the county reported a 14% increase in registered tax clients, with 98% of payments now submitted online. Watch this video to hear county staff share their experience using GovOS.