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Hotel Tax

(Pennsylvania legislators hold hearing in Philadelphia on how hotel occupancy taxes are charged when a customer buys through an online travel site.  Photo by John Ostapkovich)

Pa. Legislators Re-examine Hotel Tax Formulas For Online Booking Sites

The Pennsylvania House is looking into closing what some consider a loophole in the way hotel occupancy taxes are collected, allowing online travel companies to keep more of the money.

10/30/2013

Stigall Show Log 12.19.12

Chris reviews Speaker of the House John Boehner’s “Plan B” to avert the fiscal cliff crisis, the continued media coverage of the Newtown school shooting, and the efforts to use the shooting to implement stricter gun control. He also talks to Author Clayton Cramer about the difficulties of institutionalizing the mentally ill.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–12/19/2012

(A Holiday Inn at 4th and Arch Streets in Old City Philadelphia.  File photo)

Philadelphia Hotel Owners Change Stance On Hotel Tax Hike

Hotel managers and owners in Philadelphia have done an about-face and now say they oppose a plan to raise the city’s hotel tax.

12/06/2012