SCHROON LAKE — The Schroon Lake Chamber of Commerce will be hosting an Occupancy Tax Workshop on 7 p.m. Friday, May 6, at the Paradox Lake Retreat B & B located at 167 Route 74 in Schroon Lake.

The Occupancy Tax Workshop will be led by Essex County Director of Weights and Measures Wayne Taylor. All Essex County motel, hotel, bed and breakfast, and inn owners, plus any owners of private vacation rental properties within Essex County, that are not currently registered to collect the Essex County Occupancy Tax are encourage to participate in this free workshop.

The workshop presentation will include information on how to register your business or rental property to be in compliance, how to properly collect the tax from your guest, and how to properly report and send payment to the county. There will also be a question-and-answer session at the close of the presentation.

To reserve your spot at this workshop, please call the Schroon Lake Chamber of Commerce at 518-532-7675. For questions regarding the workshop, please call or email Schroon Lake Chamber Executive Director Tammy Whitty-Brown at 518-532-7675 or