Effective 7/1/2017 - GTT will be collected daily from non-Chicago public vehicles at airports

March 16, 2017

The Ground Transportation Tax ordinance has been amended as follows:

Section 3-46-040 Paying, collecting, and remitting the tax and filing returns

      E. Notwithstanding any other provision of this Code, every person subject to the tax imposed by this chapter who (1) is not licensed pursuant to Chapter 9-112 or Chapter 9-114 of this Code, (2) departs from any airport in the city with a passenger, and (3) is required to pay the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority Airport Departure Tax on the day of departure, shall be required to pay the tax imposed by this chapter, for the day of the departure, on the day of departure. The payment shall be credited against the amount of tax due for the month that includes that day.

Information regarding the registration and payment process will be posted here, so please check back for updates. You may also e-mail us at GTT@cityofchicago.org or call our business contact center at 312-747-4747.

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