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Mayor Doesn't Seem Worried About Preckwinkle Hotel Tax Plan

CHICAGO (CBS) — The head of the Chicago’s official tourism agency has warned a planned Cook County hotel tax could hurt the city’s convention industry, but Mayor Rahm Emanuel seemed less concerned. 168 more words


Cape Cod Lawmaker Proposes Bill To Tax Vacation Rentals

BOSTON (CBS) – For many, renting a beach house on Cape Cod is the classic New England vacation. For landlocked homeowners, an ocean view can be a piece of heaven for a week or two. 403 more words


Want To Rent Out Your Place During Lollapalooza? Don't Forget Taxes, Insurance

CHICAGO (CBS) — If you’re thinking about renting out your place downtown during Lollapalooza in a few weeks, there’s a couple things to consider first. 280 more words


York County officials testify for tourism funding through hotel tax

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Tourism is a huge part of Pennsylvania’s economy, and official in York County say more money is needed to grow the industry on a local level. 207 more words


Regulating Airbnb and Other Shared Rentals

San Francisco is on the cusp of adopting a series of new laws aimed at curtailing the use of short term rental web sites like Air Bnb. 626 more words

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Pillow tax would raise hotel tax to 5% in York County

Supporters hope this is the year a debate over taxes at hotels is put to bed. State lawmakers from York County want to increase the hotel tax from 3% to %5. 309 more words


VisitPittsburgh Responds To Criticism Of 'Undercover Boss' Donation

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The identity of one of the organizations that gave money to Pittsburgh’s mayor for his appearance on “Undercover Boss” is now known. 201 more words