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Airbnb Traffic Accidents in Hollywood and Florida

Short-term rentals have become more popular in places such as Hollywood, Miami, and other parts of Southern Florida. Short-term rentals are one way for homeowners to make money, but having guests in a home can also lead to injuries. In … Continue reading

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Jersey Shore Landlords Become Subject to New “AirBnB Tax”

In one of the more recent attempts to regulate and tax the growing internet economy, New Jersey has become one of the first big states to adopt a surcharge on rentals of fewer than 90 days, a so-called “AirBnB Tax”. … Continue reading

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Platform, Anonymity, and Illegal Actors: Evidence of Whac-a-Mole Enforcement From Airbnb

Jian Jia, Illinois Institute of Technology – Stuart School of Business and Liad Wagman, Illinois Institute of Technology – Stuart School of Business, IIT have written on Platform, Anonymity, and Illegal Actors: Evidence of Whac-a-Mole Enforcement From Airbnb. ABSTRACT: Airbnb,… … Continue reading

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Governor Baker Approves New Short Term Rental (Airbnb) Law and Taxes

New Occupancy Tax, Statewide Registry, Insurance Requirements, and Inspections At the very end of 2018 without much fanfare, Governor Baker signed into law a bill regulating and taxing short-term rentals. The new law provides for new taxes, a statewide registry, … Continue reading

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Ill. Gov. Bruce Rauner Slams Airbnb, Politicizes Personal Ideology

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner is calling for an investigation into Airbnb, claiming the company enforces discrimination against Israelis. The popular home-sharing agglomerate recently announced that it’d de-list any properties located in Israeli settlements in the West Bank. The West Bank, … Continue reading

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