Florida – Governor Signs Bill that Creates a Sales Tax Holiday and Exemptions

SALT Report 2525 – Florida Governor Rick Scott has signed an omnibus economic development bill that creates a sales tax holiday and amends two sales and use tax exemptions. Sales Tax Holiday The sales tax holiday will be held from Continue reading Florida – Governor Signs Bill that Creates a Sales Tax Holiday and Exemptions

Illinois – Taxability of Advertising Signs and Freight Charges

SALT Report 2524 – The Illinois Department of Revenue issued a general information letter regarding the taxability of advertising signs purchased by a general contractor. The Taxpayer in this case, purchases the signs direct from the manufacturer and hires a Continue reading Illinois – Taxability of Advertising Signs and Freight Charges

Washington – Newly Released Business Forms

SALT Report 2523 – The Washington Department of Revenue has released the following newly updated forms effective May 22, 2013. Quarter 2, 2013 Leasehold Excise Tax Return Quarter 3, 2013 Lodging Information and Rate Changes Quarter 3, 2013 Local Sales Continue reading Washington – Newly Released Business Forms

Washington – Application of Tax to Out-of-State Printers

SALT Report 2522 – The Washington Department of Revenue issued an excise tax advisory to clarify the Department’s position regarding the application of business and occupation (B&O) taxes to out-of-state printers who sell their printed materials in Washington. Pursuant to Continue reading Washington – Application of Tax to Out-of-State Printers

Washington – Amending Tax Returns Electronically

SALT Report 2521 – The Washington Department of Revenue announced the release of a new online tool that allows businesses to amend a previously filed state excise tax return electronically. The new system will allow taxpayers to amend previously filed Continue reading Washington – Amending Tax Returns Electronically