Tag: Airbnb

Airbnb numbers to spike in Missouri during commencement season

Graduation season is upon us, and that means families from out of town will flock to college towns across the Show-Me state to shower their loved ones with congratulatory messages. But they’ll also need a place to stay. According to data released by Airbnb Tuesday, more people will stay in rentals backed by the room-sharing company during the 2018 commencement season in Missouri, than last year. For graduation weekends throughout the state, local Airbnb host […]

RELEASE: Airbnb announces historic home sharing tax agreement with Missouri

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Today, Airbnb, the world’s leading community driven hospitality company, announced a historic tax agreement with the Missouri Department of Revenue that will allow the company to collect and remit state taxes on behalf of its 6,300 Missouri hosts. With the tax agreement in place, the state will be able to fully capitalize on more people visiting Missouri and staying longer through home sharing. Effective February 1, Airbnb will automatically collect and […]