Wisconsin – One Stop Business (OSB) Portal 

SALT Report 3774 – The Wisconsin Department of Revenue launched an optional registration portal where taxpayers can enter their information in one spot and avoid multiple registration applications for the various taxes and fee programs administered by the state. According Continue reading Wisconsin – One Stop Business (OSB) Portal 

Wisconsin – Department of Revenue Collections, December FY2016

SALT Report 3773 – The Wisconsin Department of Revenue released tax collection numbers for December 2016. Sales and use tax collections are 31% of the total gross revenue as of December 2016. For further Information: https://www.revenue.wi.gov/news/2016/20160121_01.pdf

Ohio – Senate Passes Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday to House

SALT Report 3772 – The Ohio Senate has paved the way for Ohio to host another three-day, back-to-school Sales Tax Holiday this August, voting 31-1 on the proposal before sending it to the House. The Senate bill would create a Continue reading Ohio – Senate Passes Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday to House

California – Refund Events at California Colleges

SALT Report 3770 – Board of Equalization Chairman Jerome E. Horton’s next billion dollar refund event at University of California, Los Angeles on Saturday, February 27, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. In partnership with the Internal Revenue Service, Continue reading California – Refund Events at California Colleges

California – BOE Considers Lowering Gasoline Excise Tax Rate for Third Year in a Row

SALT Report 3769 – The California State Board of Equalization (BOE) will consider lowering the excise tax rate for gasoline by 2.2 cents for Fiscal Year (FY) 2016-17 during its February 23, 2016 meeting in Culver City. If adopted, the Continue reading California – BOE Considers Lowering Gasoline Excise Tax Rate for Third Year in a Row

California – Tax Relief for Business Owners Affected by Gas Leak

SALT Report 3768 – The California State Board of Equalization (BOE) has announced that business owners and fee payers impacted by the gas leak in Aliso Canyon may request an extension to file their tax returns and for relief from Continue reading California – Tax Relief for Business Owners Affected by Gas Leak

Tennessee – Tennessee Expansion of Sales-Tax Compliance Program Getting Bad ‘Rap’ from Business Coalition

www.timesfreepress.com by Andy Sher – January 18, 2016 “The Retail Accountability Program, approved by state lawmakers in 2012, requires beer and tobacco wholesalers to report sales, which are then compared to retailers’ tax returns. That’s helped uncover both deliberate tax Continue reading Tennessee – Tennessee Expansion of Sales-Tax Compliance Program Getting Bad ‘Rap’ from Business Coalition

California – Lucent/Nortel TTA “Case Closed” BOE Petition To California Supreme Court Rejected On January 20, 2016

SALT Report 3767 – April 27, 2011 and January 20, 2016 mark the dates that the California Supreme Court denied the two petitions for review in Nortel and Lucent. These cases and the TTA issues are now closed, the decision Continue reading California – Lucent/Nortel TTA “Case Closed” BOE Petition To California Supreme Court Rejected On January 20, 2016