19 May 17

U.S. Virgin Islands, Airbnb Sign First Tax Agreement in the Caribbean

The Government of the United States Virgin Islands and Airbnb have confirmed the first tax agreement in the Caribbean, which will allow the platform to collect the Territory's 12.5 percent Hotel Room Occupancy Tax on behalf of hosts and remit the funds to the Virgin Islands Bureau of Internal Revenue.

09 May 17

Operation Vigilant Guard to Commence May 15

More than 1,000 military personnel and first responders will be in the Territory next week to participate in the Vigilant Guard 2017 full scale disaster simulation exercises coordinated by the U.S. Northern Command.

04 May 17

Governor Mapp Calls Special Session for May 10

Citing the necessity for immediate action, Governor Kenneth E. Mapp has called the 32nd Legislature into Special Session to consider seven proposed bills. The session will be held on Wednesday,…

04 May 17

May 4th Recognized as Territorial Day of Prayer

Services will be held in the Territory on Thursday consistent with National Day of Prayer activities taking place throughout the United States. Governor Kenneth E. Mapp officially proclaimed May 4,…