Ohio – Tax Fraud Prevention Identity Conformation Quiz

Salt Report 3610 – As a result of Ohio’s recent income tax reductions, fraudulent refund claims have been on the rise.  Last year, 65,000 refund claims totaling $276 million were intercepted by Ohio’s new Identity Confirmation Quiz.  As the April Continue reading Ohio – Tax Fraud Prevention Identity Conformation Quiz

Minnesota – Income Tax Tips for Taxpayers

Salt Report 3609 – As the April 15 deadline approaches, the Minnesota DOR is recommending e-filing and direct deposits in order to facilitate the process.  Additionally, the DOR reminds taxpayers: Enter your name and any dependents names as they appear Continue reading Minnesota – Income Tax Tips for Taxpayers

Louisiana – Voluntary Disclosure Agreement Formalized by Act 198 of 2014

Salt Report 3608 – The Louisiana Department of Revenue (LDR) has maintained a Voluntary Disclosure Agreement program for the last 20 years.  Last year, Act 198 of 2014 authorized the LDR to promulgate rules for the program.   In order to Continue reading Louisiana – Voluntary Disclosure Agreement Formalized by Act 198 of 2014

Arkansas – Manufacturing Exemption for Electricity and Natural Gas Effective July 1, 2015

Salt Report 3607 – Arkansas has passed a bill (Act 1411) that reduces the sales and use tax rate on electricity and natural gas for qualifying manufacturing activities.  The next rate reduction for qualifying manufacturers will be effective July 1, Continue reading Arkansas – Manufacturing Exemption for Electricity and Natural Gas Effective July 1, 2015