New York – Taxability of Sales by Florists

SALT Report 1663 – The New York Department of Taxation and Finance issued a sales and use tax bulletin regarding sales by florists located in New York. The bulletin specifically addresses two types of flower sales, direct sales and sales using a f… Continue reading New York – Taxability of Sales by Florists

Louisiana – Sales to Contractors are Taxable

SALT Report 1662 – The Louisiana Department of Revenue adopted an administrative rule regarding sales to contractors. The new rule, LAC 61:I.4372, presumes that sales of tangible personal property made to contractors for use in the construction, a… Continue reading Louisiana – Sales to Contractors are Taxable

New York – Exemption for Commercial Solar Energy Systems

SALT Report 1661 – The New York General Assembly recently passed legislation that provides an exemption from sales and use tax for the sale and installation of commercial solar energy systems and equipment and grants local municipalities the autho… Continue reading New York – Exemption for Commercial Solar Energy Systems

California – New Technologies to Increase Tax Compliance

SALT Report 1660 – The state of California is investing $270,000,000 in new technologies that will impact virtually all areas within the Board of Equalization. The new program is called the Centralized Revenue Opportunity System (CROS) and will re… Continue reading California – New Technologies to Increase Tax Compliance