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October 3, 2016

Denver Short-Term Rental Licensing and Taxes

Beginning January 1, 2017, Denver property owners and long-term renters seeking to rent their primary residences for a period of less than 30 consecutive days are required to obtain a short-term rental (STR) license from the city. Specifically, this applies to those renting homes or rooms through travel sites, such as Airbnb or VRBO.  Read on »

December 5, 2014 | Tim Deskin

How Business Analytics Can Accelerate Hospitality Company Success

Improving efficiency, launching new marketing, and increasing profit – every hospitality business has goals. Yet, not all companies have effective methods for achieving those goals. The reasons for this inability to move forward often include limited budget, limited time, or limited resources.  Read on »

May 1, 2013 | RJ McArthur and Bruce Nelson

Sales Tax Traps and Opportunities in the Hospitality Industry

The hospitality industry is a favorite target of tax administrators and auditors. In addition to traditional sales and use taxes, states and cities often impose additional lodging taxes and other special fees such as motel privilege taxes, local occupancy taxes, tourism development fees – the list goes on and on. And why not? The tax cost is passed on to guests who typically live elsewhere and often don’t vote in the state. Read on »