Vacation rentals' registration deadline set for Feb 28

Homeowners leasing their properties through platforms like Airbnb or HomeAway have until February 28 to register these assets with the Independent Authority for Public Revenue (AADE).

Owners can also use the authority's online platform to correct or amend any details pertaining to the property they are offering as a vacation rental. needs no travel agency license in Turkey: Expert does not need to have a travel agency license since it does not operate as one but acts as a "middleman," according to a 63-page report presented by a group of experts to a court in a case in Istanbul involving the online agent and the Association of Turkish Travel Agencies (TÜRSAB).