Ministers have warned that Airbnb hosts who rent out their properties could be subject to a residency test next Spring. Presently, home owners are able to take advantage of the Rent a Room scheme which allows for them to receive £7,500 tax free annually, for renting out a room in their home. However, if implemented, the residency test would mean that hosts will have to prove that they do indeed live in the property to receive the tax break.

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