Florida – Motor Vehicle Sales Tax Rates by State

SALT Report 2278 – The Florida Department of Revenue has updated their guidance regarding motor vehicle sales tax rates for vehicles sold in Florida to non-residents. Section 212.08(10), Florida Statutes provides a partial exemption for a motor vehicle purchased by a Continue reading Florida – Motor Vehicle Sales Tax Rates by State

Washington – Local Tax Rate Increases

SALT Report 2277 – The Washington Department of Revenue announced that the local sales tax rates in the following areas will increase effective April 1, 2013: City of Castle Rock Transportation Benefit District Cowlitz County Mental Health Tax Cowlitz County Mental Continue reading Washington – Local Tax Rate Increases

Texas – Sales Tax Holiday Information for Sellers

SALT Report 2276 – The Texas Comptroller issued a reminder that on Memorial Day weekend shoppers will be able to purchase certain energy efficient products tax free in Texas. The 2013 Energy Star sales tax holiday starts on Saturday, May Continue reading Texas – Sales Tax Holiday Information for Sellers

Texas – Sales Tax Reports Required for Schools During Summer Break

SALT Report 2275 – The Texas Comptroller issued a reminder that schools and school-related organizations are required to file their monthly or quarterly reports even though school is out for the summer. This requirement applies to schools, PTA’s, booster clubs Continue reading Texas – Sales Tax Reports Required for Schools During Summer Break

Indiana – Updated Bulletin on Warranties and Maintenance Contracts

SALT Report 2274 – The Indiana Department of Revenue updated an information bulletin regarding optional warranty contracts and maintenance contracts to clarify that a retail merchant will not be required to self-assess use tax on any parts used to fulfill Continue reading Indiana – Updated Bulletin on Warranties and Maintenance Contracts