Wisconsin – Updated Motor Vehicle Fuels Use Tax Publication

SALT Report 2456 – The Wisconsin Department of Revenue updated their publication regarding the use tax applicable to purchases of motor vehicle fuel for which the purchaser received a refund of the motor vehicle fuel tax. Generally, if you receive Continue reading Wisconsin – Updated Motor Vehicle Fuels Use Tax Publication

Utah – Exemption for Short-Term Lodging Consumables

SALT Report 2455 – The Utah Department of Taxation issued a notice that discusses the sales and use tax exemption for purchases of short-term lodging consumables by hotels, motels and other businesses that provide short-term accommodations. A short-term lodging consumable Continue reading Utah – Exemption for Short-Term Lodging Consumables

Virginia – Sale Tax Rate Changes and Form Updates

SALT Report 2454 – The Virginia Department of Revenue issued a notice regarding recent changes to Virginia tax law. The notice states that due to the passage of House Bill 2313 the sales tax rate will increase statewide and in Continue reading Virginia – Sale Tax Rate Changes and Form Updates

West Virginia – Lottery Winnings to Offset State Tax Liabilities

SALT Report 2453 – Effective July 1, 2013, the West Virginia State Tax Commissioner is authorized to intercept lottery winnings to offset the delinquent tax liabilities of the lottery winner. The law also requires that: The Tax Commissioner enter into Continue reading West Virginia – Lottery Winnings to Offset State Tax Liabilities

Washington – Legislation to Streamline the Process of Collecting and Reporting Spirits Taxes

SALT Report 2452 – Washington Governor, Jay Inslee, signed legislation that requires the State’s Liquor Control Board and the Department of Revenue to make recommendations regarding the changes that would be necessary to: Streamline the collection of liquor taxes, fees, Continue reading Washington – Legislation to Streamline the Process of Collecting and Reporting Spirits Taxes

Idaho – Recently Amended Sales and Use Tax Rules

SALT Report 2451 – Amendments to the following sales and use tax rules were approved by the Idaho State Legislature during its 2013 session. The rule changes are final and became effective April 4, 2013. Rule 024 – Rentals or Continue reading Idaho – Recently Amended Sales and Use Tax Rules

Florida – Temporary Manufacturing Exemption Passed by Both Houses

SALT Report 2450 – Both Houses of the Florida State Legislature passed a bill that provides a temporary sales and use tax exemption for certain manufacturing businesses. Specifically, the Bill provides an exemption for industrial machinery and equipment when purchased Continue reading Florida – Temporary Manufacturing Exemption Passed by Both Houses