- Building Big Sky Since 1992 -

On April 13, 1992, the general electorate of the Big Sky area created the Big Sky Resort Area and adopted a Resort Tax to be charged on “luxury” goods and services not deemed necessities of life. The tax is collected by local businesses within the boundaries of the Resort Area. In 1998, the general electorate of the Big Sky Resort Area then voted to create a District which brought the administration of the resort tax from the county to the local Big Sky area. The District is managed by a five-member elected Board of Directors. Resort taxes are collected and remitted monthly and the Board of Directors appropriates the funds to critical local community services on an annual basis.

Upcoming Events

Community Survey

THE DISTRICT WANTS YOUR FEEDBACK! Please take a moment to complete a brief survey and provide us with feedback regarding the recent Application Review and Award meetings. All responses will remain anonymous; anonymous survey results will be shared with the Board of...

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BSRAD Board Meeting | July 8th, 2020 @ 9:00AM

July's Board meeting will all be held remotely using Zoom Webinar and will be available on the Explore Big Sky Facebook Live stream. View the 07.08.20 BSRAD Board Meeting Agenda Register in advance for this webinar:...

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In January of 2020, VRBO/HomeAway began collecting and remitting Resort Tax for online bookings in the Big Sky Resort Area District. Since that time the Big Sky Resort Area District has negotiated a collections agreement with Airbnb to collect and remit the Resort Tax...

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