County changed rules mid-stream

Editor,
As a bed and breakfast owner near Yosemite, we are very upset that we are being asked to charge an additional 2 percent to the B&B guests who reserved early, regardless of the fact that they made their reservations well before the county announced raising the transient occupancy tax on Jan. 15.
We have many reservations for guests planning to arrive after April 1. Many of these are foreign tourists who reserved early (up to a year in advance), and fully prepaid so that they could sec...

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