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Barcelona to raise tourist tax in 2020
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Barcelona to raise tourist tax in 2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 23, 2019

Barcelona city authorities are planning to raise the tourist tax next year. These plans have already received general support. In ... Read More

Florence Council approves whopping tourist tax increase
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Florence Council approves whopping tourist tax increase

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- December 14, 2019

Florence remodeled the tourist tax which from next January increases from 10 cents all the way up to one euro ... Read More

Italian Tourist Tax receipts in Italy: A record for 2019
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Italian Tourist Tax receipts in Italy: A record for 2019

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- May 6, 2019

The Italy City Tourist Tax for the year 2019 is foreseen to reach a new record of 600 million euro. ... Read More

Russia’s Saint Petersburg introduces ‘tourist tax’
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Russia’s Saint Petersburg introduces ‘tourist tax’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 26, 2019

Russian President Vladimir Putin approved the introduction of a tourist tax on foreign visitors in St. Petersburg, Russia. The head ... Read More

What’s behind Japan’s new International Tourist Tax?
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What’s behind Japan’s new International Tourist Tax?

editor editor- January 5, 2019

Japan to impose tourist tax to visitors leaving longer than 24 hours. Read More

Tourism is killing Venice and the city is fighting back
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Tourism is killing Venice and the city is fighting back

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 2, 2019

Tourism is killing Venice. And the city is fighting back with the plan to curtail the most pesky and least ... Read More

Leaving Japan as a tourist: It will cost you!
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Leaving Japan as a tourist: It will cost you!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018

On Jan. 7, the Japanese government will introduce an international tourist tax. The tax of ¥1,000 (About $10) will be ... Read More

After 10-year debate Edinburgh ditches tourist tax plan
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After 10-year debate Edinburgh ditches tourist tax plan

editor editor- October 3, 2012

Plans to introduce a controversial tourist tax in Edinburgh have finally been put to bed, after the local council admitted ... Read More

Tourist tax: rules and exemptions the Italian way
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Tourist tax: rules and exemptions the Italian way

editor editor- July 24, 2012

ITALY (eTN) – “The residence or tourist tax is a tax on consumers; the rules of application and exemption are ... Read More

Minister: Edinburgh’s planned “tourist tax” not legal
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Minister: Edinburgh’s planned “tourist tax” not legal

editor editor- December 16, 2011

The Scottish capital's council said it could raise up to £10m a year by charging between £1 and £2 per ... Read More

Rome City Council to go ahead with accommodation tax
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Rome City Council to go ahead with accommodation tax

editor editor- December 6, 2010

"In order for the city of Rome not to tax Romans, we have decided to tax the tourists," said Councillor ... Read More

Tourist tax prompts Ryanair to cut UK winter flight capacity by 16%
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Tourist tax prompts Ryanair to cut UK winter flight capacity by 16%

editor editor- June 30, 2010

DUBLIN - Irish low-budget airline Ryanair Holdings PLC said Tuesday it will cut its U.K. Read More

Blue Mountains “tourist tax” dead and buried
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Blue Mountains “tourist tax” dead and buried

editor editor- December 9, 2009

Blue Mountains City Council has ruled out introducing a new ‘tourism tax’ only three weeks after possible plans for a ... Read More

O’Connor floats tourist tax to fund industry
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O’Connor floats tourist tax to fund industry

editor editor- August 5, 2008

Funding has finally been approved for the Government's much talked about tourism strategy but the difficulty in getting it passed ... Read More