Ohio – Consumer’s Use Tax Amnesty Program

SALT Report 1172 – The Ohio Department of Taxation is offering a Consumer’s Use Tax Amnesty Program. The amnesty program applies to all use tax due for purchases made on or after January 1, 2009. Under the amnesty program the Ohio Tax Commissioner… Continue reading Ohio – Consumer’s Use Tax Amnesty Program

Tennessee- Storm Relief Sales Tax Refund

SALT Report 1171 – The Tennessee Department of Revenue has released instructions for taxpayers requesting a sales tax refund. The instructions are intended to provide taxpayers with information regarding relief options available to those affected … Continue reading Tennessee- Storm Relief Sales Tax Refund

Missouri – Economic Development and Tax Incentive Bill Dead

SALT Report 1169 – A Missouri special session bill that would have cut corporate taxes, created new income taxes, and provided new sales and use tax incentives has died. Senate Bill 8 was an attempt to attract new, and keep existing, businesses an… Continue reading Missouri – Economic Development and Tax Incentive Bill Dead

North Carolina – Energy Star Tax Holiday

SALT Report 1168 – North Carolina’s annual Energy Star sales and use tax holiday begins on Friday, November 4, and runs through Sunday, November 6, 2011. During the holiday, certain Energy Star-qualified products that meet energy-efficiency guidel… Continue reading North Carolina – Energy Star Tax Holiday

North Carolina – DOR Announces Small Business Taxpayer Recovery Program

SALT Report 1167 – The North Carolina Department of Revenue has implemented a Small Business Taxpayer Recovery Program. The program is designed to help small businesses recover from tax liability issues they may have suffered as a result of the cu… Continue reading North Carolina – DOR Announces Small Business Taxpayer Recovery Program

Rhode Island – Sales Tax Advisory for Retailers

SALT Report 1166 – The Rhode Island Division of Taxation has issued an informational bulletin for retailers regarding a number of key changes in the administration of sales tax. The advisory discusses coupon booklets used to remit sales tax and an… Continue reading Rhode Island – Sales Tax Advisory for Retailers

Alabama – City of Fort Deposit Imposes New Use Tax

SALT Report 1165 – The Alabama Department of Revenue announced that the city of Fort Deposit levied a use tax, effective September 1, 2011. The rate levied for general items is 2.5%. The rates levied for the net difference paid for machines, machi… Continue reading Alabama – City of Fort Deposit Imposes New Use Tax

Connecticut – Electronic Filing and Payment Deadline

SALT Report 1164 – The Connecticut Department of Revenue Services has issued a reminder for all taxpayers who are required to electronically pay or file Connecticut tax returns for the period ending September 30, 2011. If you are using the Connect… Continue reading Connecticut – Electronic Filing and Payment Deadline