Hawaii – Several General Excise Tax Exemptions Made Permanent

SALT Report 2857 – The Hawaii Department of Taxation issued guidance regarding recent legislation that made the temporary general excise tax exemptions for condominium common expenses paid by managers, sub-managers, and sub-operators and the exemption for hotel employee expenses paid Continue reading Hawaii – Several General Excise Tax Exemptions Made Permanent

Hawaii – Exemption for Professional Employer Organizations Amended

SALT Report 2856 – The Hawaii Department of Taxation issued guidance regarding Act 174, which amends and clarifies the eligibility requirements for the general excise tax exemption for Professional Employer Organizations. The Act amends section 237-24.75, Hawaii Revised Statutes, to Continue reading Hawaii – Exemption for Professional Employer Organizations Amended

New Mexico – Taxpayer’s Alternative Energy Product Tax Credit Denied

SALT Report 2855 – A New Mexico Department of Taxation and Revenue hearing officer issued a ruling regarding a Taxpayer’s application for the alternative energy product manufacturer’s credit against its combined tax liabilities because the Taxpayer did not meet the Continue reading New Mexico – Taxpayer’s Alternative Energy Product Tax Credit Denied

New Jersey – Guidance Issued Regarding Nursing Home Purchases

SALT Report 2854 – The New Jersey Division of Taxation issued a technical bulletin that discusses the application of sales and use tax to purchases made by nursing homes. Generally, New Jersey nursing homes are required to pay sales or Continue reading New Jersey – Guidance Issued Regarding Nursing Home Purchases

California – Relief for Business Owners Affected by Silver Fire

SALT Report 2853 – The California State Board of Equalization is offering tax relief to business owners and fee payers that were impacted by the recent fire in Riverside County.  Affected businesses can request an extension to file their return Continue reading California – Relief for Business Owners Affected by Silver Fire

California – Strategies for Success Seminar

SALT Report 2852 – The California State Board of Equalization is offering business owners, entrepreneurs, and individuals looking to start a business the opportunity to attend a free small business seminar. Event:  Cerritos Small Business Seminar Date: Tuesday, August 20, Continue reading California – Strategies for Success Seminar

California – BOE Notifies Retailers of Upcoming Visits

SALT Report 2851 – The California State Board of Equalization announced that they have mailed letters to more than 10,800 retailers in the Lake Tahoe and San Francisco Bay areas, as well as to several cities in Southern California notifying Continue reading California – BOE Notifies Retailers of Upcoming Visits