Texas – Fireworks Tax And Cinco de Mayo

SALT Report 3341 – Texas reminds retailers of the 2% fireworks tax (in addition to sales and use tax) imposed during the 4th of July, New Years and Cinco de Mayo holidays.   Texas allows the sale of fireworks during specific Continue reading Texas – Fireworks Tax And Cinco de Mayo

Idaho – Cloud Computing Exempt From Sales Tax Effective July 1, 2014

SALT Report 3340 – Idaho Governor Butch Otter signed legislation (H0598 (April 4, 2014)) that provides an exemption for “cloud” services effective July 1, 2014.  The Statement of Purpose: “This bill provides that consistent with Idaho tax policy excluding services Continue reading Idaho – Cloud Computing Exempt From Sales Tax Effective July 1, 2014

Florida – Amazon To Begin Collecting Use Tax On May 1, 2014

SALT Report 3339 – After announcing significant investment in Florida last year Amazon is ready to pull the trigger on sales and use tax collections beginning May 1, 2014.  The  Tampa Tribune reported the news on April 16, 2014 Amazon.com Continue reading Florida – Amazon To Begin Collecting Use Tax On May 1, 2014