Event Operators

  1. ​​ Who is an event operator?

  2. What must an event operator report?

  3. How does the event operator collect seller information?

  4. When is the event operator's report due?

  5. What happens if the event operator does not file a report timely?

  6. Where can I find more information?

Applicable Laws and Rules

This document provides statements or interpretations of the following laws and regulations enacted as of November 10, 2023: chs. 73 and 77, Wis. Stats., and ch. Tax 11, Wis. Adm. Code.

Laws enacted and in effect after this date, new administrative rules, and court decisions may change the interpretations in this document. Guidance issued prior to this date, that is contrary to the information in this document is superseded by this document, according to sec. 73.16(2)(a), Wis. Stats.

​​​​​​​​​Contact Us

Wisconsin Department of Revenue​
Temporary Events Program MS 3-80
PO Box 8902
Madison, WI 53708-8902
Phone: (608) 264-4582

The department welcomes your input on our guidance. Submit comments on this guidance document.

Guidance Document Number: 100234​

November 10, 2023