Vermont – Sales Tax on Soda Misapplied to Seltzer at Grocery and Convenience Stores

Vtdigger.com by Jasper Craven

“Harrison said the confusion surrounding what beverages are and aren’t taxable is the result of Vermont’s membership as a streamlined sales tax state. The Green Mountain state is one of 24 states that share the same definitions for all taxable items, from clothing to computers.

Harrison said the streamline guidelines are convoluted, and make it hard to know exactly what drinks qualify. He said he wished the state offered a longer list of specific beverages that should be taxed.”

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