California –San Francisco Proposed Tax On Sugar-Sweetened Beverages To Fund Food And Health Programs

SALT Report 3442 – The proposed tax will appear on the November 2014 ballot and if approved would impose a $0.02 per ounce tax on sugar-sweetened beverages. These beverages are to include non-alcoholic, non diet beverages that have caloric sweeteners, and Continue reading California –San Francisco Proposed Tax On Sugar-Sweetened Beverages To Fund Food And Health Programs

California –Tax Relief For Counties Affected By Wildfires

SALT Report 3441 – Emergency tax relief is available to taxpayers directly affected by wildfires.  Relief may include filing extensions, relieving penalties and interest, or replacing copies of damaged records.  Counties directly affected include: Amador, Butte, El Dorado, Humboldt, Lassen, Continue reading California –Tax Relief For Counties Affected By Wildfires

Massachusetts – 2014 Sales Tax Holiday Saturday, Aug. 16 and Sunday Aug. 17

SALT Report 3440 – For two days sales of most items costing $2,500 or less in the state of Massachusetts will not be subject to sales or use taxes.  These items must be tangible personal property purchased for personal use Continue reading Massachusetts – 2014 Sales Tax Holiday Saturday, Aug. 16 and Sunday Aug. 17