New County Law Expands ‘Bed Tax’ to Include AirBnB

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The Livingston County Board of Supervisors approved an expansion of the County's tax on hotels and motels to include private residences that periodically rent rooms, like homeowners who use the websites and apps like AirBnB  to post rooms for rent for a short time. County Attorney David Morris said that the law will be updated in two ways: first, by expanding the definition of what types of lodging are subject to the … [Read more...]