California – Torrance Small Business Fair

SALT Report 3051 – The California State Board of Equalization is offering a free seminar for small business owners, entrepreneurs, and individuals who would like to start a business on Monday, October 7.  The seminar will provide important information regarding Continue reading California – Torrance Small Business Fair

California – BOE Extends Relief to Taxpayers Affected by Clover Fire

SALT Report 3050 – The California State Board of Equalization is offering relief to business owners affected by the Clover Fire in Shasta County. If you lost your home, business, or tax records in the wildfire you may request an Continue reading California – BOE Extends Relief to Taxpayers Affected by Clover Fire

Washington – Exemption for Dairy Product Manufacturers

SALT Report 3049 – The Washington Department of Revenue issued a notice regarding the business and occupation tax exemptions available to manufacturers of dairy products.  The exemptions were expanded to include wholesale sales by a dairy product manufacturer to a Continue reading Washington – Exemption for Dairy Product Manufacturers

Washington – Exemptions for Solar Energy Systems and Semiconductor Materials

SALT Report 3048 – The Washington Department of Revenue issued guidance regarding the reduced B&O tax rate for manufacturers of solar energy systems and the amended sales and use tax exemption for items used to process semiconductor materials. The notice Continue reading Washington – Exemptions for Solar Energy Systems and Semiconductor Materials

Maine – Interpretation of Nursing Homes

SALT Report 3047 – Maine Revenue Services issued an announcement regarding changes in its interpretation of the sales and use tax rules related to nursing homes.  MRS now interprets nursing homes as a “building designed and used for both human Continue reading Maine – Interpretation of Nursing Homes

Maine – Additional Guidance on Sales of Publications

SALT Report 3046 – Maine Revenue Services issued a supplemental notice to provide additional guidance regarding the application of sales and use tax to sales of publications by printers.  Specifically, the notice provides that if you print publications for a Continue reading Maine – Additional Guidance on Sales of Publications

North Carolina – DOR Warns of Telephone Tax Scam

SALT Report 3045 – The North Carolina Department of Revenue issued a press release to warn taxpayers about a telephone scam that involves individuals representing themselves as Department of Revenue employees.  Generally, these individuals contact taxpayers and tell them that Continue reading North Carolina – DOR Warns of Telephone Tax Scam

Ohio – SST Taxability Matrix Revised Again

SALT Report 3044 – The Ohio Department of Taxation submitted a revised version of their taxability matrix to the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Governing Board. Changes to the matrix include the addition of statutory citations regarding the taxability of Continue reading Ohio – SST Taxability Matrix Revised Again