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Trade bodies express doubt over City of Edinburgh Council’s boast that half of accommodation providers in Edinburgh support its proposed Tourism Tax

Trade bodies express doubt over City of Edinburgh Council’s boast that half of accommodation providers in Edinburgh support its proposed Tourism Tax

Thu 10th January 2019

Both the Scottish Tourism Alliance and UKHospitality have called in to question City of Edinburgh Council’s statement that its proposed £2 tourist tax (TVL) has won “overwhelming support” from accommodation providers. With the Scottish Tourism Alliance (STA) saying its figures were […]



TOURISM TAX DEBATE HEATS UP

TOURISM TAX DEBATE HEATS UP

Wed 17th October 2018

The hospitality industry is coming out with all guns blazing following City of Edinburgh Council’s blatant disregard of its concerns over the introduction of a tourist tax or Transient Visitor Levy (TVL) which would apply to all visitors using commercial accommodation, including those on business travel.