Letters: Car rental taxes are unfair, regressive

Letters: Car rental taxes are unfair, regressive
Legislators often assume that tourists, business travelers and those with disposable incomes absorb rental and shared car taxes. It's easy to believe that this tax will fall mostly on the visitors who crowd into New Orleans. However, more than half of …
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Investors reap rewards of booming rental market
Stagnant wages, increased housing costs and tighter credit markets have slowed home buying and fueled a rental market boom, according to the “State of the Nation's Housing Report,” released last month by the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard …
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Honolulu Adds Inspectors for Vacation Rental Enforcement
Newly hired inspectors are enforcing vacation rental rules in Honolulu, using complaints and online resources to investigate illegal operators. Two full-time and three part-time inspectors have been in the field since January. They issued a dozen …
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