Washington – B&O Tax Deduction for Dispute Resolution Centers

SALT Report 1571 – Qualified Dispute Resolution Centers may take a business and occupation (B&O) tax deduction for amounts received as contributions from federal, state, or local governments and non-profit organizations for providing dispute resolut… Continue reading Washington – B&O Tax Deduction for Dispute Resolution Centers

Washington – High Unemployment County Tax Deferral Program

SALT Report 1570 – The Washington Department of Revenue released an updated list of counties that qualify for the High Unemployment County Sales and Use Tax Deferral Program. Beginning July 1, 2012 The High Unemployment County Sales and Use Tax De… Continue reading Washington – High Unemployment County Tax Deferral Program

Washington – B&O Tax Changes for Printers and Publishers of Newspapers

SALT Report 1569 – The Washington Department of Revenue updated their tax guidance for printers and publishers of newspapers. Effective July 1, 2012 Senate Bill 6635 will amend the definition of “newspaper” and adjust the B&O tax rate for printers … Continue reading Washington – B&O Tax Changes for Printers and Publishers of Newspapers

Louisiana – Competitive Projects Payroll Incentive Program

SALT Report 1568 – The Louisiana State Legislature recently enacted the Competitive Projects Payroll Incentive Program. The program is an expansion of the existing Louisiana Quality Jobs Program, which offers a payroll rebate and either a sales ta… Continue reading Louisiana – Competitive Projects Payroll Incentive Program

Missouri – Sales of Donated Items Not Taxable

SALT Report 1567 – The Missouri Department of Revenue issued a Letter Ruling regarding a Taxpayer’s sales of donated items. The Taxpayer is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation and has a Missouri sales and use tax exemption certificate. The Taxpayer… Continue reading Missouri – Sales of Donated Items Not Taxable