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Editorial | Island Voices

Failure of vacation rental tax bill costing taxpayers, state millions in lost revenue

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / 2015

    A booking schedule for a North Shore vacation rental shows a lot of activity in the winter months, dropping off after the winter swells disappear.

Recently, our state Tax Department admitted that a 2015 law (Act 204) intended to increase tax compliance from short-term rentals might violate federal law. Read more

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