Airbnb has been in the news around LA alot lately, largely due to the legality of short term rentals. The travel site has clashed with residents in Anaheim and city officials in Santa Monica. But recently Airbnb agreed to pay hotel taxes in the city of Los Angeles. Owners of the properties being rented will be responsible for paying the tax. This marks a very positive shift in current relations for the travel site.
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