American Family Voices
AMERICAN FAMILY VOICES DEMANDS TRANSPARENCY FROM AIRBNB ON TAX AGREEMENTS BY ISSUING OPEN RECORDS REQUESTS IN JURISDICTIONS ACROSS THE COUNTRY
Washington, D.C. – September 29, 2016 – American Family Voices announced today that it has issued public records requests to state, city, and county governments across the country that have signed Voluntary Collection Agreements (VCAs) with Airbnb, to demand answers about what really went on behind closed doors to cut these deals.
Open records requests were filed today in the following jurisdictions for all correspondence between Airbnb representatives and tax and budget officials relating to the tax agreements: Washington, D.C.; Los Angeles, CA; San Jose, CA; San Diego, CA; Jersey City, NJ; Orange County, FL; Pinellas County, FL; State of Florida; Commonwealth of Pennsylvania; State of Connecticut; and the State of Alabama.
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