Changes in general manager/local responsible party
If a licensee changes their general manager/local responsible party, or if the contact information changes, the licensee must file an owner or manager update amendment.
Requirement to post business license number on any advertisements
It is unlawful to advertise a short-term rental without the license number displayed.
Requirement to maintain insurance
The licensee must maintain at least $1 million in liability insurance that covers the use of the property as a short-term rental (or only list the short-term rental through hosting platforms that provide this as part of their service agreement).
Requirement to keep contact information up to date
If a licensee or general manager's information changes, an online amendment application must be filed making that change.
Requirement to renew annually
Business licenses expire annually. It is unlawful to advertise or operate a short-term rental with an expired license. Renewal applications must be filed online with Excise and Licenses before a license expires.
Requirement to pay taxes
Check your lodger's and occupational privilege tax accounts to stay on the schedule established with the Treasury Department. Even if you only use AirBnB and lodger's taxes are collected, you must submit required filings on time. You must renew your tax account every odd year. You can access your account at the E-Biz Tax Center.