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  • House approves new sales tax on vacation rentals 
    Updated: Jun-16-15 8:45 pm

    PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - The House of Representatives voted Tuesday to expand the definition of hotel to include small bed-and-breakfasts, private home rentals and other rentals and to levy a new sales tax on these vacation rentals, despite efforts from some lawmakers to delay the tax.