Indiana – Postage Charges Were Taxable

SALT Report 2513 – The Indiana Department of Revenue issued a letter of finding regarding the taxability of postage costs that a Taxpayer charged its customers to deliver their printed materials. The Taxpayer is a commercial printing company who prints Continue reading Indiana – Postage Charges Were Taxable

California – BOE’s Latest Issue of Tax Information Bulletin

SALT Report 2512 – The latest edition of the BOE’s Tax Information Bulletin newsletter, discusses their position on audits using electronic records, the Centralized Revenue Opportunity System, and the new district tax rate that will take effect on July 1, Continue reading California – BOE’s Latest Issue of Tax Information Bulletin

New York – Sales Tax Agreement Reached with the Oneida Indian Nation

SALT Report 2511 – New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced an agreement has been reached between the state of New York and the Oneida Nation of Indians. The agreement will require the Nation to observe the minimum pricing standards for Continue reading New York – Sales Tax Agreement Reached with the Oneida Indian Nation

Washington – Governor Signs Zapper Legislation

SALT Report 2510 – The Washington Department of Revenue announced that Governor Jay Inslee signed a Bill that penalizes any business involved in the distribution or use of “zapper” software. This type of software erases sales from cash registers so Continue reading Washington – Governor Signs Zapper Legislation

Maryland – Sales by Parent-Teacher Organizations Exempt

SALT Report 2509 – The state of Maryland enacted legislation that provides an exemption  from sales and use tax, the items sold by parent-teacher organizations or any other organization within an elementary or secondary school or school system if: The Continue reading Maryland – Sales by Parent-Teacher Organizations Exempt