Please note that Vacation By The Mouse negotiates room rates with our suppliers to facilitate the booking of your reservation. You acknowledge that Vacation By The Mouse provides services to facilitate each reservation for a facilitation fee. The room / home rate displayed on the website is a combination of the pre-negotiated room rate for rooms / homes reserved by Vacation By The Mouse on your behalf and the facilitation fee retained by Vacation By The Mouse for their services. You authorize Vacation ByThe Mouse to book reservations for the total reservation price, which includes the room rate displayed on the website, plus tax recovery charges and a service fee, as well as any Vacation By The Mouse service charges.
You acknowledge that except as provided below with respect to tax obligations on the amounts we retain for our services, Vacation By The Mouse does not collect taxes for remittance to applicable taxing authorities "in certain counties" and the tax recovery charges on prepaid hotel & home transactions are a recovery of the estimated local taxes (e.g., sales and use, occupancy, room tax, excise tax, value added tax, etc.) that Vacation By The Mouse pays to the hotel / home supplier for taxes due on the hotel's rental rate for the room / home. The hotel / home suppliers invoice Vacation By The Mouse for tax amounts.
The hotel / home suppliers are responsible for remitting applicable taxes to the applicable taxing jurisdictions. Vacation By The Mouse does represent themselves as co-vendors with the supplier with whom we book or reserve our customer's travel arrangements. We retain service fees as additional compensation in servicing your travel reservation. Service fees retained by Vacation By The Mouse for their services vary based on the amount and type of hotel / home reservation