Premier Resort Area Tax (PRAT) Informational Session

La Crosse County will ask the voters their opinion on the creation of a 0.5% Premier Resort Area Tax (PRAT) as an advisory referendum on the April 4 ballot. This is an additional 0.5% tax that will be collected by businesses that tourists may visit — from fitness centers, auto part stores, restaurants, hotels, book, gift, jewelry,clothing, specialty stores, and many more. Everyone, regardless of residency, will pay the tax when buying at these locations.

Speakers Include:

  • Tara Johnson (County Board Chairwoman)
  • Ron Chamberlain (La Crosse County Highway Commissioner)
  • Dept. of Revenue (invited) to assist companies with which businesses much collect the tax

For more information visit the La Crosse Area Chamber Website.

Date: February 22, 2017
Time: 08:00 AM – 09:30 AM CST
Location: Lyle & Norma Anderson Education Center

Associated Center (La Crosse Area Chamber of Commerce)

601 7th Street N., La Crosse, WI  54601

To register contact Vicki Markussen, Executive Director at the La Crosse Area Chamber of Commerce, via phone: (608) 784-4880 or email: or register online.