Washington – City Of Kent’s Fight Continues With State To Keep Streamlined Sales Tax Funds

The city of Kent’s fight goes on with the state Legislature for streamlined sales tax mitigation funds. The City Council approved its 2020 legislative priorities on Nov. 5. Lobbyist Briahna Murray compiled the city’s state agenda after meeting with department Continue reading Washington – City Of Kent’s Fight Continues With State To Keep Streamlined Sales Tax Funds

ARIZONA – Enacting Internet Sales Tax

You have probably noticed the cost of your online orders increasing this month. It’s not your imagination, Arizona is now enforcing a sales tax for out-of-state and online companies. Azcentral reports the change was implemented on October 1 and is projected to rake Continue reading ARIZONA – Enacting Internet Sales Tax

OHIO – Tampons Soon Will Be Tax-Free: What Else Don’t You Pay Sales Tax On In Ohio?

You won’t have to pay sales or use tax on tampons, sanitary pads and other menstrual hygiene products in Ohio in April of 2020. That’s because Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine on Wednesday signed a bill into law that eliminates what’s widely known Continue reading OHIO – Tampons Soon Will Be Tax-Free: What Else Don’t You Pay Sales Tax On In Ohio?

OHIO – Greene County Considers Sales Tax Increase To Fund New Jail

People who go to Greene County’s popular shopping destinations may pay a little more on merchandise next year, providing revenue that would fund a new 500-bed jail facility. Commissioners are mulling whether to ask voters to approve the issue on Continue reading OHIO – Greene County Considers Sales Tax Increase To Fund New Jail

California – News Release: California Department of Tax and Fee Administration Develops Online Tool for Offer in Compromise Eligibility

News ReleaseFor Immediate ReleaseOctober 28, 2019 Sacramento – Today, the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) released an innovative and simple online screening tool to help people determine if they are eligible to apply for an Offer-in-Compromise (OIC). The CDTFA’s OIC program is Continue reading California – News Release: California Department of Tax and Fee Administration Develops Online Tool for Offer in Compromise Eligibility

Multi-State – Black Friday and Cyber Monday Can Push Sellers Into New Tax Liabilities

International tax authorities have their eyes on the holiday shopping calendar as an opportunity to extend their tax net on eCommerce retailers. Biggest shopping days of the year in EU and US Retailers will usually generate more sales in Q4 Continue reading Multi-State – Black Friday and Cyber Monday Can Push Sellers Into New Tax Liabilities

Alaska – Taxes On Online Sales

Alaskans might soon have to pay local sales tax on that flashy new gadget or jacket they bought from on online retailer, like Amazon, due to new remote seller taxes currently under consideration. On Monday, the City and Borough of Continue reading Alaska – Taxes On Online Sales

California – CA Treasurer, Fiona Ma’s Letter To Gavin Newsom Is More Relevant Than Ever

Fiona Ma’s letter dated March 8, 2019 to Governor Newsom provided Californian’s a window into the future of the CDTFA’s pursuit of third-party sellers with threats of audit, back taxes felony prosecution and imprisonment. A Pennsylvania small business recently received Continue reading California – CA Treasurer, Fiona Ma’s Letter To Gavin Newsom Is More Relevant Than Ever

Michigan – House OKs taxes on out-of-state online retailers

LANSING (AP) — Many out-of-state websites that facilitate online sales in Michigan would have to collect and remit the 6 percent sales tax under legislation approved unanimously Wednesday by the state House. The bills, which were referred to the Senate Continue reading Michigan – House OKs taxes on out-of-state online retailers

Minnesota – Wayfair Impacts for Minnesota Sellers – Webinar

The Minnesota Department of Revenue is offering a webinar for Minnesota sellers who may be impacted by the South Dakota v. Wayfair decision. The Wayfair Impacts for Minnesota Sellers webinar is on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 2:00 p.m CST. Continue reading Minnesota – Wayfair Impacts for Minnesota Sellers – Webinar