Groups at odds over budget provision on short-term home rentals


A group that represents the tech company Airbnb says it's opposing a budget provision that would add requirements to homeowners who want to rent out their property on the platform.
The Travel Technology Association wrote to lawmakers Monday warning of the "unintended consequences" of a tax provision that the Joint Finance Committee approved last week, saying it'll add tax liability on companies like Airbnb and limit short-term rentals in the state.
"[The provision] threatens the availability of short-term rentals throughout Wisconsin by undermining private property rights and placing an undue ...

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