Michigan – Equipment Used in Mining Operations Exempt

2/13/2013 SALT Report 2146 – The Michigan state Legislature passed two bills that provide a sales and use tax exemption for the sale of tangible personal property for use as, or at, mineral-producing properties. Specifically, the bill would: Exemp… Continue reading Michigan – Equipment Used in Mining Operations Exempt

New Jersey – Bill Authorizes Use of Fraud Prevention Contractors

2/13/2013 SALT Report 2145 – The New Jersey State Legislature passed a bill that allows the Division of Taxation to enter into an agreement with fraud prevention contractors to assist the Department with the collection of unpaid taxes. The languag… Continue reading New Jersey – Bill Authorizes Use of Fraud Prevention Contractors

Minnesota – SST Updates Page Added to Department’s Website

2/13/2013 SALT Report 2144 – The Minnesota Department of Revenue added a page to its website that provides information regarding the state’s Streamlined Sales and Use Tax compliance. The web page will be updated as necessary to provide explanation… Continue reading Minnesota – SST Updates Page Added to Department’s Website

Ohio – Governor Proposes to Tax Additional Services

2/13/2013 SALT Report 2143 – After releasing his 2014 budget Ohio Governor John Kasich has released provided informational regarding his plan to increase the state’s tax base by imposing sales tax on new services. According to the terms of the bud… Continue reading Ohio – Governor Proposes to Tax Additional Services

Ohio – Legislative Changes to the Million Dollar CAT Exclusion

2/13/2013 SALT Report 2142 – The Ohio Department of Taxation issued guidance for quarterly taxpayers regarding recent legislative changes to the $1 million exclusion on the commercial activity tax return. Prior to the change, quarterly taxpayers c… Continue reading Ohio – Legislative Changes to the Million Dollar CAT Exclusion