Etiqueta 'Balearic tourist tax'
“The local government should consider a voluntary contribution...”

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Comment: Scrap the tax

“The local government should consider a voluntary contribution...”

Jason Moore05/03/2022 09:59

Heavy rainfall in November in Mallorca

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47 days of rain: the week in Mallorca

A Balearic government prophecy was longer than that of a fourth-century martyr; the vax centres were doing a roaring trade; and the hoteliers were given short shrift.

Monitor04/12/2021 15:24

Puerto Soller, Mallorca

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Mallorca hoteliers rebel against the tourist tax in 2022

Use of tourist tax revenue has become "distorted", while the government is anticipating European funds for tourism investment in 2022.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter29/11/2021 07:44

Passengers from South Africa arriving at Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam

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Vaccination, vaccination, vaccination: the week in Mallorca

The great unvaxxed were a suitable case for Covid passport treatment; ventilation will be a gift this Christmas; and there were some alternative tourists in Palma.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter27/11/2021 13:51

Why was a tourist tax introduced in the first place?

Why was a tourist tax introduced in the first place?

Why was a tourist tax introduced in the first place?

istockphoto 18/06/2021

Tourists in Menorca

Tourists in Menorca

Tourist tax revenue for 2020 was clearly going to fall dramatically.

Gemma Andreu 22/03/2021

Tourists at a hotel paying for the tourist tax

Tourists at a hotel paying for the tourist tax

Tourists at a hotel paying for the tourist tax.

Javier Coll 17/03/2021

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Letters to the Editor

A reader sends us his brief opinion on the change in the amount of the tourist tax to be paid by visitors.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter22/02/2021 13:32

Viewpoint

Scrap the tax

“I think the local authorities should scrap the tourist tax for now...”

Jason Moore03/09/2020 15:24

Tourists on the beach

The week in Tourism

Recalculating the tourist tax

Where tourist tax revenue is concerned, the original figure of 128 million euros is expected to be downgraded to between 12 and 24 million, a range which is optimistic.

Andrew Ede24/04/2020 11:01

Iago Negueruela

The week in Tourism

The minister's competitiveness contradiction

The extent to which the tax has been responsible for a decline in tourist numbers (pre-virus crisis, obviously) cannot be proven.

Andrew Ede17/04/2020 11:55

Viewpoint

Tourist industry

“It is bad news that 50 percent of hotels will be closed this summer...”

Jason Moore11/04/2020 09:51