Tassa di Soggiorno

From 1 December Siracusa has a tassa di soggiorno. In hotels of 1 or 2 stars you will pay 1 euro a night in tax. In 3 stars it willb e 1.50 euros and 2 euros in a hotel of 4 stars. 2.50 for a 5 star hotel while B&Bs and rooms will be 1/1.50 euro per night. Holiday homes will be 1.50 a night. There are different rates for villages, resorts and residence. It is payable to a maximum of 4 nights, so the maximum anyone can pay is 10 euros in tax.
The penalties for landlords not paying the tax are heavy.