Once again, the site of touristic locations Airbnb seems to be placed on the borders of the law. France Info was revealed, Friday December 1, as the platform invites its guests, the hosts who offer accommodation in the temporary lease on the site, to choosing a credit card rechargeable, sent from Gibraltar, to escape the tax man.
Called Payoneer, this card would allow “for the past three years, “hosts” escape the radar of the tax administration “. The revelation of this practice has provoked the wrath of the city hall of Paris. “It is atterrant. Airbnb worsens his case. This starts to make a lot ! “growls Ian Brossat, deputy mayor of Paris in charge of housing.