Lodging Marketplace License

This is a proposed guidance document. The document has been submitted to the Legislative Reference Bureau for publication in the Administrative Register for public comment as provided by sec. 227.112(1), Wis. Stats.

Who must register for a lodging marketplace license?

An entity that (1) provides a platform through which an unaffiliated third party offers to rent short-term residential lodging and (2) collects consideration from the occupant for the rental, must register with the Wisconsin Department of Revenue (DOR) for a lodging marketplace license.

If you are required to apply for a lodging marketplace license, you must:

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Applicable Laws and Rules

This document provides statements or interpretations of the following laws and regulations in effect as of January 2, 2020: Section 66.0615, Wis. Stats., and Ch. 77, Wis. Stats.

Laws enacted and in effect after January 2, 2020, new administrative rules, and court decisions may change the interpretations in this document. Guidance issued prior to January 2, 2020, that is contrary to the information in this document is superseded by this document, pursuant to sec. 73.16(2)(a), Wis. Stats.

Guidance Document Certification: https://www.revenue.wi.gov/Pages/Certification-Statement.aspx

Guidance Document Number: 100143

January 2, 2020