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Q-C CVB trades Union Station for RiverCenter - Quad City Times

Quad City TimesQ-C CVB trades Union Station for RiverCenterQuad City TimesThat validates the work of the Quad-Cities Convention and Visitors Bureau that someone sees an opportunity in downtown Davenport to take advantage of the ever-growing number...

Mickey vs. Property Appraiser: Disney Fights Tax Bills - India West

India WestMickey vs. Property Appraiser: Disney Fights Tax BillsIndia WestSingh said his methods for assessing properties are no different than those of his predecessors – except when looking at resorts and hotels. Then, he considers their income...

MetroHealth System completes $946 million bond sale for transformation - cleveland.com

cleveland.comMetroHealth System completes $946 million bond sale for transformationcleveland.comThe tourism agency has been asked to divert at least $1 million a year of that money, which comes from a 1.5 percent tax on all hotel rooms in Cuyahoga...

Editorial: Hot summer nears, for Collier County tourist tax debate that is - Naples Daily News

Naples Daily NewsEditorial: Hot summer nears, for Collier County tourist tax debate that isNaples Daily NewsThe Penny Plan is a deviation from what's been dubbed the Staros Plan after Naples Ritz-Carlton hotel executive Ed Staros approached county...

Tourism numbers grow in 2016 | Lodging tax revenue increases for third straight year - Sand Mountain Reporter

Sand Mountain ReporterTourism numbers grow in 2016 | Lodging tax revenue increases for third straight yearSand Mountain Reporter“Marshall County continues to be a very popular travel destination,” said Katy Norton, president of the Marshall County...

Guest view: Revise state formulas, especially for beaches - Pensacola News Journal

Guest view: Revise state formulas, especially for beachesPensacola News JournalWe also understand why the state wants to determine what types of uses qualify for expenditure of money raised through the local tourist tax, charged to visitors...

Editorial: Tax, regulate short-term online rentals - GazetteNET

GazetteNETEditorial: Tax, regulate short-term online rentalsGazetteNETThose are the same rates that hotels and many traditional bed and breakfasts charge their guests. B&Bs with three or fewer rooms are not required to impose those taxes (although...

Tax incentives for the hotel industry - Fiji Times

Tax incentives for the hotel industryFiji TimesHotels that have already been granted the tax concession will continue to enjoy the concession until the full amount allowed as investment allowance have been offset against the taxable income of the...

The Raiders Robbed Las Vegas In America's Worst Stadium Deal - Deadspin

DeadspinThe Raiders Robbed Las Vegas In America's Worst Stadium DealDeadspinAt $750 million, it's the largest direct public subsidy for a stadium ever granted, and Clark County will soon be floating a bond to raise all that money and raising hotel...

Destination Cleveland receives $6 million a year for capital expenses: How is it spent? - cleveland.com

cleveland.comDestination Cleveland receives $6 million a year for capital expenses: How is it spent?cleveland.comThe tourism agency has been asked to divert at least $1 million a year of that money, which comes from a 1.5 percent tax on all hotel...

Destination Cleveland receives $6 million a year for capital expenses: How is it spent? - cleveland.com

cleveland.comDestination Cleveland receives $6 million a year for capital expenses: How is it spent?cleveland.comThe tourism agency has been asked to divert at least $1 million a year of that money, which comes from a 1.5 percent tax on all hotel...

Armstrong: State director of tourism visits DeKalb County - DeKalb Daily Chronicle

Armstrong: State director of tourism visits DeKalb CountyDeKalb Daily ChronicleThanks to Jobe and his staff, both the DeKalb County CVB, some of our local attractions and the Aurora Area CVB staff will be greeting visitors from the new Illinois...

Greg Sayers opposes Mayor Phil Goff's 'pillow tax' - Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nzGreg Sayers opposes Mayor Phil Goff's 'pillow tax'Stuff.co.nzRodney Councillor Greg Sayers is lending his voice to a number of Auckland accommodation providers unhappy with Auckland Mayor Phil Goff's controversial "pillow tax". The...

CVB to begin connect present with future tourism - Alpena News

CVB to begin connect present with future tourismAlpena NewsPresident Mary Beth Stutzman said over the next year, the CVB will work with other partners to take the next steps in taking Alpena to the next level in tourism without sacrificing what...

AirBnB room tax may be coming - The Recorder

The RecorderAirBnB room tax may be comingThe RecorderThe San Francisco-based online hospitality business is facing pressure from the Massachusetts Legislature to begin paying the same rooms tax that hotels, inns and B&Bs renting more than three...

Airbnb maneuvers to overcome tax concerns | Local News ... - Plattsburgh Press Republican

Plattsburgh Press RepublicanAirbnb maneuvers to overcome tax concerns | Local News ...Plattsburgh Press RepublicanClinton County may add Airbnb to bed-tax collection.and more »

Tourism spending is up in Marshfield - Hub City Times

Tourism spending is up in MarshfieldHub City TimesMARSHFIELD — During the Marshfield Convention and Visitors Bureau's (CVB) annual Tourism Banquet held May 11, CVB Director Matt McLean stated that Marshfield tourism was a contributor to a 3.86...

Allen County tourist center opens for season - Lima Ohio

Lima OhioAllen County tourist center opens for seasonLima OhioLIMA — Despite the rain and cooler temperatures Friday, the summer tourism season arrived in Lima and Allen County with the opening of the blue caboose — the Lima Allen County...

Airbnb's Latest Short Term Rental Tax Agreements | EfficientGov - Efficient Gov (press release) (blog)

Efficient Gov (press release) (blog)Airbnb's Latest Short Term Rental Tax Agreements | EfficientGovEfficient Gov (press release) (blog)Airbnb is making more short term rental tax agreements with states, cities and counties, but large cities face...

City seeks tourism director - The Daily Star-Journal

City seeks tourism directorThe Daily Star-JournalBoard information states members seek a candidate that possesses professionalism and skills in attracting, selling, overseeing the development, implementation, and coordination of all Warrensburg...
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