Alberto Jarabo and Laura Camargo of Podemos. They will now be involved in the budget process, and that could mean a rise in the tourist tax.
Further to yesterday's report regarding environmental taxes being considered for next year, it would seem that there is far more agreement on raising the ecotax (tourist tax) than was being hinted. Each of the three parties in the government "pact" - PSOE, Més and Podemos - is said to be in favour of increasing the tax rate. Tourism minister Biel Barceló had suggested that the rate would be left alone for the remainder of the legislature and that the only modification would be to the systems of settling tax payments from revenue collected by tourist establishments.