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TAXING FOR SUCCESS: Gov. Kenneth Mapp, Tourism Commissioner Beverly Nicholson-Doty and BIR Director Marvin Pickering stand with airbnb officials after signing off on the tax agreement. CHARLOTTE AMALIE – The Virgin Islands government and Airbnb signed a “groundbreaking agreement in the Caribbean” today which will allow the platform to collect

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BEAUTIFUL OCEAN-VIEW HOTELS: The big hotels and commercial property ventures are paying their fair share of the hotel room occupancy tax — but more and more business leaders are asking — why are most property owners allowed not to pay? ADVERTORIAL: To find out how you can help someone with

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ANTI-BUSINESS: BIR’s Marvin Pickering ADVERTORIAL: To find out how you can help who has a gambling addiction, please press play: CHRISTIANSTED — The director of the Bureau of Internal Revenue said today that the “sin tax” will begin to take effect on May 1. Marvin Pickering said businesses will be

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CHRISTIANSTED — Smokers can expect to pay a little more for their cigarettes of choice starting next month because of an increase in the excise tax on tobacco products, according to the Bureau of Internal Revenue. BIR Director Marvin Pickering said the increases on the excise tax rates for cigarettes,

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