The Amsterdam City Council created a new category with Airbnb in mind. The new "private rental" designation allows residents to rent their homes for limited periods of time. Otherwise, all things remain as expected. Hosts will still have to pay income and tourist taxes, and make sure their guests don't draw complaints from neighbors.
Airbnb has long argued that it helps bring in more interest, and money, from tourists who visit places like Amsterdam.
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