California – Repayment Of Taxes To Veterans

SALT Report 3498 – Effective January 1, 2015, qualified itinerant veteran vendors may receive repayment of sales tax paid to the California state Board of Equalization during the eight year period of April 1, 2002 through April 1, 2010. A Continue reading California – Repayment Of Taxes To Veterans

Indiana – Department Of Revenue’s Clarksville District Office Relocates

SALT Report 3497 – The Indiana Department of Revenue is relocating it’s Clarksville district office on October 1, 2014.  Services will be limited on October 1st while the move is in progress.  All taxpayer services are expected to resume October Continue reading Indiana – Department Of Revenue’s Clarksville District Office Relocates

Florida – New Free Mobile App To Document Tax Exempt Sales

SALT Report 3496 – The Florida Department of Revenue has developed  “FL Tax”, a free mobile app to help taxpayers document tax exempt sales.  The app is compatible with iPhone and iPad, android phones and tablets, and Window’s phones.  It Continue reading Florida – New Free Mobile App To Document Tax Exempt Sales

California – New Sales And Use Tax Rates

SALT Report 3495 – Ten jurisdictions will be subject to new or extended sales and use tax rates, effective October 1, 2014. City of Anderson (located in Shasta County) – 8% City of Cotati (located in Sonoma County) – 9.25% Continue reading California – New Sales And Use Tax Rates

Washington – Free Webinar For Nonprofit Organizations

SALT Report 3494 – The Washington State Department of Revenue will host a free webinar to educate nonprofit organizations on excise taxes, reporting classifications, deductions, sales tax collection and record keeping requirements. Date: October 8, 2014 Time: 10 – 11 Continue reading Washington – Free Webinar For Nonprofit Organizations

California – Sales And Use Tax Regulation 1525.4 Approved

SALT Report 3493 – On September 25, 2014 the Office of Administrative Law (OAL) approved Sales and Use Tax Regulation 1525.4, Manufacturing and Research & Development Equipment and filed with the Secretary of State.  Although the effective date for Regulation Continue reading California – Sales And Use Tax Regulation 1525.4 Approved

California – Approved Regulation To Clarify Exemption For Hydroponic Farmers

SALT Report 3492 – The publication of amendments to regulation 1588, which would clarify the qualification of hydroponic farmers for sales and use tax exemptions has been approved.  If approved the amendment will include carbon dioxide (CO2) in the definition Continue reading California – Approved Regulation To Clarify Exemption For Hydroponic Farmers

Multi-State – Internet Tax Freedom Act Extended

SALT Report 3491 – President Barack Obama signed federal legislation to extend the Internet Tax Freedom Act (ITFA) through December 11, 2014.  The federal moratorium which was previously set to expire on November 1, 2014, bans states from taxing internet Continue reading Multi-State – Internet Tax Freedom Act Extended

Maryland – Amazon To Begin Collecting Sales Tax

SALT Report 3490 – Last year Amazon announced plans to open a 1 million square foot fulfillment center in Baltimore, creating over 1,000 full-time jobs for the city.  The fulfillment center also establishes a physical presence in the state which Continue reading Maryland – Amazon To Begin Collecting Sales Tax

Oklahoma – New Sales And Use Tax Rates

SALT Report 3489 – The following cities and counties will have enacted or changed their tax rates effective October 1, 2014. Greer County – 2%  (sales and use) Latimer County – 1.75% (sales and use) Marshall County – 1.75% (sales Continue reading Oklahoma – New Sales And Use Tax Rates