The Finance Ministry (MF) has proposed merging the fee for accommodation with the recreational and spa fees into one paid by all short-term housing providers. The proposal still has a long way to go before it gets final approval.
What is new is that it affects everyone who offers a short stay, regardless of the place of accommodation or its purpose. This merged fee would affect both standard hotels and occasional landlords such as those who use the Airbnb platform or similar online services.
The current rules for accommodation fees were created before services like Airbnb existed, and do not specifically take them into account.
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