DISCLAIMER: Please note, this is not a legally approved document. We are outlining what our customers are doing when it comes to the Tax requirements in general. They may be using Mews to achieve some of it and some third-party services to get to some of the remaining requirements.

State taxes

Tax

Tax rate

Applies to

Exemptions

Government references

Massachusetts sales tax

6.25%

Products

None

Massachusetts sales and use tax page

Massachusetts occupancy excise tax

5.7%

Accommodation

Stays over 90 days, entire stay is exempt. - Hotels, Stays over 31 days, entire stay is exempt. - Short term rentals, Nightly rate is less than $15

Massachusetts Room Occupancy Excise Tax page, Massachusetts Regulation 830 CMR 64G.1.1

County taxes

Falmouth County

Tax

Tax rate

Applies to

Exemptions

Government references

Cape Code & island water protection fund

2.75%

Accommodation

Stays over 90 days, entire stay is exempt. - Hotels, Stays over 31 days, entire stay is exempt. - Short term rentals, Nightly rate is less than $15

Massachusetts Room Occupancy Excise Tax page

Falmouth occupancy excise tax

5%

Accommodation

Stays over 90 days, entire stay is exempt. - Hotels, Stays over 31 days, entire stay is exempt. - Short term rentals, Nightly rate is less than $15

Massachusetts Room Occupancy Excise Tax page, Falmouth hotel tax page

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