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Tax Law

Tennessee provides guidance on upcoming marketplace facilitator duties regarding occupancy taxes

In Notice 20-20, the Tennessee Department of Revenue addressed the implementation of S.B. 1778, which will require marketplace facilitators to collect and remit local occupancy taxes levied on short-term rental units beginning January 1, 2021. Marketplace facilitators must collect and remit the Tourist Accommodation Tax, the Hotel Occupancy Tax, and similar local occupancy taxes imposed on the rental of dwellings for less than 30 continuous days.