New York – Department Announces Plans to Eliminate Tax Evasion

SALT Report 2361 – New York State Commissioner of Taxation and Finance, Thomas Mattox, announced the state’s aggressive plan to eliminate tax evasion. The plan will expand the Department’s 2011 partnership agreement with the Police Department that enforced cigarette tax Continue reading New York – Department Announces Plans to Eliminate Tax Evasion

Louisiana – Governor Drops Tax Reform Proposal

SALT Report 2360 – Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal announced that he is “parking” his controversial tax reform package. As previously reported in SALT Report 2265, the Governor discussed his administration’s proposal to end state income taxes and broaden the sales Continue reading Louisiana – Governor Drops Tax Reform Proposal

North Dakota – Requirement to Electronically File Monthly Returns

SALT Report 2359 – On April 8, 2013 the Kentucky Governor signed a Bill that requires retailers to file their monthly sales and use tax returns electronically. A retailer that does not comply with the requirement to file their returns Continue reading North Dakota – Requirement to Electronically File Monthly Returns

Maine – New Banking Information Provided for Electronic Payments

SALT Report 2358 – Maine Revenue Services announced that the Office of the State Treasurer recently awarded the State’s primary banking services contract to US Bank. As a result, all ACH credit taxpayers and third-party providers must transition their electronic Continue reading Maine – New Banking Information Provided for Electronic Payments

California – Additional Retailers Will Be Visited by SCOP

SALT Report 2357 – The California State Board of Equalization announced that an additional 6,000 retailers have been sent letters notifying them that they will be visited by Statewide Compliance and Outreach Program team members. The letters have been sent Continue reading California – Additional Retailers Will Be Visited by SCOP