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“The tourist tax was introduced to ease the environmental footprint of mass tourism not for rock concerts...”

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“The tourist tax was introduced to ease the environmental footprint of mass tourism not for rock concerts...”

Jason Moore22/11/2021 10:17

The environment is just one of six key purposes for what the tax is intended

The environment is just one of six key purposes for what the tax is intended

The environment is just one of six key purposes for what the tax is intended.

R.C. 05/11/2021

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

The lighthouse at Capdepera

Tourist Tax

27 projects to be presented for tourist tax funding

Of non-environmental projects, a key one is renovation at the hostel in La Victoria, Alcudia.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter28/10/2019 11:42

Latest headlines

The past week in the Bulletin

A week dominated by one story - refugees - but we also had the Balearic parliament back in session following the summer break, the eco-tax row going on and Santa Ponsa moving towards centre stage.

Monitor13/09/2015 00:00

Eco-tax

Thomas Cook says no to the tax

Visitors will stop coming if they have to pay one or two euros more a day for the tax.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter10/09/2015 00:00

Finance

Tourist tax to be included in 2016 budget

The government has included the tourist (or eco) tax in its budget forecast, even though it has yet to be decided when and how it will be implemented.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter05/09/2015 00:00

Eco-tax

Palma wants to expand Can Pere Antoni beach with eco-tax cash

“But in the short to medium term we will be able to roll out projects that will help to shape the future of the waterfront”.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter29/08/2015 00:00

Latest headlines

The past week in The Bulletin

Records being broken left, right and centre, the local economy on a high, all was glowing last week, except when it rained.

Monitor23/08/2015 00:00

Tourism

Tourist tax

The battle lines are already being drawn up as local hoteliers look to block plans by the Balearic government to introduce the controversial tourist tax.

Jason Moore22/08/2015 00:00

Eco-tax

Letters to the Editor

Eco-tax. "Sadness and astonishment is what I feel, as a Majorcan citizen, on reading the Viewpoint by Jason Moore about the spending and some points of view of the Bulletin’s readers regarding the eco-tax."

20/08/2015 00:00

Tourist tax

Government wants to charge tourist tax at airports and ports

The government explains that the option of charging at points of entry would create a more equitable system.

Andrew Ede18/08/2015 00:00

Latest headlines

Seven Days

The past week's top stories in the Majorca Daily Bulletin.

Monitor15/08/2015 00:00

Tourism

Barceló will impose standards for holiday apartment legalisation

Regional tourism minister, Vice-President Biel Barceló, has told hoteliers from Ibiza and Formentera that there will be no “massive” legalisation of private apartments for holiday rental.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter14/08/2015 00:00

Tourism

Confusion over eco-tax introduction

The absence of the eco-tax - which was a central policy for both Podemos and Més during the election campaign - led to differing explanations by the partners in government.

Humphrey Carter14/08/2015 00:00

Eco-tax

GOB says that eco-tax does not harm tourism

Stats show that tourist spending in Catalonia went up between 2012 and 2013 and then again between 2013 and 2014.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter07/08/2015 00:00