Some Cape Cod towns want to expand room tax

Full story: Berkshire Eagle
Some Cape Cod towns want to extend the 9.7 percent hotel room tax to private homes and condominiums as a way to raise extra cash during tough financial times. Full Story

Simpsonville, SC

#1 Dec 29, 2008
what the heck is Cape Cod even thinking of-- it's a good way to keep people OUT of there--
ah-- it WAS a lovely place-- we went there for our "honey moon"-- eons ago-- the early 50s-- to bad it will become such a disaster.

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Since: Apr 08

Great Barrington, MA

#2 Dec 29, 2008
Smart idea, in tough economic times raise taxes. Berkshire County watch this act closely.

Fort Myers, FL

#3 Dec 29, 2008
Cut down on the bureaucrats who run the club house! Keep charging the people who visit the cape and soon there wonít be any. They are the problems they spend money in those town. TAX_TAX_TAX_TAX! Thatís the best thing!
Better yet - Just say stay away! Thee is no one else who has what we have here. They canít go any where else! Go get them Tax man

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