29 May 2017

Phil Goff denies bed tax for accomm providers is illegal

From Morning Report, 8:37 am on 29 May 2017

Auckland Council is getting set this week to vote on a plan for a so-called bed tax in the city for hotels and motels. The cost is designed to cover half the expense of staging major events in the city. But critics say the plan's flawed and illegal and the industry is gearing up for a legal fight.