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Room Occupancy Tax Frequently Asked Questions


On the Massachusetts State website, a frequently asked questions concerning the new Room Occupancy Tax has been posted.

The FAQ includes several questions relevant to REALTORS® dealing with short term rentals.  Such questions include:

Who is an intermediary or operator’s agent?

I am a real estate agent. Do I need to register and file returns as an intermediary?

How much tax am I required to collect? 

If you are working with short term rental units please take a moment to look through the questions, speak to your broker about the process, and if further assitance is needed NSAR is here to help.

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