Georgia – New Sales Tax Rule for Restaurants Proposed

SALT Report 3429 – The Georgia Department of Revenue will consider the adoption of Rule 560-12-2-.115 “Restaurants” at 10:00 AM on August 28, 2014.  The Department must receive all comments regarding the adoption of the rule from interested parties no Continue reading Georgia – New Sales Tax Rule for Restaurants Proposed

Maryland – Shop Maryland Tax-Free Week August 10 through August 16, 2014

SALT Report 3428 – The second Sunday of August to the following Saturday is designated as Shop Maryland Tax-Free Week each year. The Shop Maryland Tax-Free Week for 2014 is Sunday, August 10 – Saturday, August 16. Additionally, there is Continue reading Maryland – Shop Maryland Tax-Free Week August 10 through August 16, 2014

Connecticut –2014 Sales Tax Holiday August 17-23

SALT Report 3427 – The Annual One-Week Sales and Use Tax Exclusion for Clothing and Footwear Costing Less Than $300 runs from Sunday, August 17 through Saturday, August 23. For Further Information: 2014 Sales Tax Holiday Examples of Clothing and Continue reading Connecticut –2014 Sales Tax Holiday August 17-23

Virginia –Sales Tax Holiday August 1-3, 2014

SALT Report 3426 – During this three-day period, purchases of certain school supplies, clothing and footwear will be exempt from the Virginia sales tax. For Further Information: August Sales Tax Holiday: School Supplies and Clothing Lists of Exempt School Supplies Continue reading Virginia –Sales Tax Holiday August 1-3, 2014

Tennessee – 2014 Sales Tax Holiday: August 1-3

SALT Report 3425 – The State of Tennessee’s Annual Sales Tax Holiday is held every year on the first Friday in August and ends the following Sunday night. This year’s tax-free holiday weekend begins at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, August Continue reading Tennessee – 2014 Sales Tax Holiday: August 1-3

South Carolina – Sales Tax Holiday August 1 and August 3, 2014

SALT Report 3424 – Beginning 12:01 a.m. on the first Friday in August and ending at twelve midnight the following Sunday, South Carolina will host a sales tax holiday. All purchases of clothing, footwear, computers, linens and school supplies will Continue reading South Carolina – Sales Tax Holiday August 1 and August 3, 2014

Oklahoma – Sales Tax Holiday August 1-3, 2014

SALT Report 3423 – Beginning August 1 and ending August 3, Oklahoma will hold a sales tax holiday giving shoppers the opportunity to purchase certain clothing and shoes free of sales tax. This includes state and any local sales taxes. Continue reading Oklahoma – Sales Tax Holiday August 1-3, 2014

Iowa – Sales Tax Holiday August 1 and 2, 2014

SALT Report 3422 – Iowa’s annual sales tax holiday will be held on Friday, August 1 and Saturday, August 2, 2014. The exemption applies to select clothing and footwear. For Further Information: Iowa’s Annual Sales Tax Holiday List of Taxable Continue reading Iowa – Sales Tax Holiday August 1 and 2, 2014

Alabama – Chilton County Tax Increase

SALT Report 3421 – Effective August 1, 2014 the sales/use tax rates for Chilton County will increase to 2%. You should begin collection of the new tax at the new rates effective August 1, 2014 with remittance due on or Continue reading Alabama – Chilton County Tax Increase

North Carolina – Trust Tax Recovery Program

SALT Report 3420 – The Trust Tax Recovery Program will offer penalty and fee waivers, as well as payment plans to companies that have liabilities for sales, withholding and other trust taxes. Upon full payment of tax and applicable interest, Continue reading North Carolina – Trust Tax Recovery Program