Industry groups oppose proposed occupancy taxes

03/16/2010 | Travel Agent Central · TravelPulse · Travel Weekly

ASTA and several other travel-industry groups are taking aim at proposed legislation that would set a federal standard on occupancy taxes. "Travel intermediaries of every size -- from mom-and-pop travel agencies to the largest tour operators -- could face unimaginable compliance requirements from hundreds or even thousands of new local regulations, each with different definitions, tax rates, audit procedures, and paperwork obligations," the groups said in a letter to members of the American Hotel & Lodging Association.

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