Hotel Tax

Service Information

Hotel Accommodations Tax Return 

Please use the registration form to register for the Cook County Hotel Accommodations Tax (this form can also be used to register for other Cook County home rules taxes).

If an entity owns and operates more than one location subject to Cook County Hotel Accommodations Tax, please submit the additional site list along with the registration application.

Reference the sample tax return when registering for the Cook County Hotel Accommodations Tax and also submit the Schedule A, which are all available in the downloads.

*Note: Please email registration documents to

Who can I contact if my question is not listed here?

If you have any questions, please contact the Department during business hours Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at (312) 603-6870 and press option 7. You may also send your questions to the Department via