Michigan – MI Adopts New Sales and Use Tax Laws on Direct Mail

JD SUPRA BUSINESS ADVISOR 2/13/2017byEdward Castellani | Fraser Trebilcock New laws on the sales tax and use tax consequences on direct mail became effective in Michigan September 7, 2016. These laws were adopted as part of Michigan’s participation in the Continue reading Michigan – MI Adopts New Sales and Use Tax Laws on Direct Mail

Multi-State – Hundreds of sales tax changes happened last year

Accounting Today By: Michael Cohn  – Published – February 21 2017, 5:07pm EST A total of 556 sales and use tax rate changes occurred in 2016, according to a new report. The report, from sales tax software developer Vertex, identified Continue reading Multi-State – Hundreds of sales tax changes happened last year

Georgia – GA Georgia Sales and Use Tax: Wireless Service Providers’ Refund Denied Because Customers Were Not Reimbursed

Yahoo Finance News DALLAS, Feb. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ The Georgia Court of Appeals upheld a trial court’s decision that a group of wireless communications service providers were barred from seeking refunds prior to refunding the taxes to their customers (New Continue reading Georgia – GA Georgia Sales and Use Tax: Wireless Service Providers’ Refund Denied Because Customers Were Not Reimbursed

Multi-State – State Rundown 2/23: Regressive Tax Proposals Multiplying

Tax Justice Blog February 23, 2017 05:01 PM By Meg Wiehe, Director of Programs at ITEP This week saw a nearly successful attempt to right the fiscal ship in Kansas; regressive tax proposals introduced in West Virginia, Georgia, and Missouri; Continue reading Multi-State – State Rundown 2/23: Regressive Tax Proposals Multiplying

Missouri – MO Kennett City Council discusses a use tax

The Daily Dunklin Democrat Thursday, February 23, 2017 By: Steve Patton spatton@dddnews.com Sales tax revenues are still a concern for the Kennett City Council. During Tuesday night’s meeting, Mayor Bob Hancock said the latest report on city revenue was more Continue reading Missouri – MO Kennett City Council discusses a use tax

Vermont – VT Online sales costing Vermont millions in tax revenue

VERMONT PRESS BUREAU By: NEAL P. GOSWAMI | 2 HOURS AGO February 22, 2017 MONTPELIER — The state will take in another $8 million or so in annual sales tax revenue now that Amazon has agreed to collect and remit Continue reading Vermont – VT Online sales costing Vermont millions in tax revenue

West Virginia – WV Proposed tax reform pushes burden to less-fortunate

The Journal By Paul B. Weiss, February 22, 2017 Hedgesville: Mike Caryl’s proposed tax reform bill, eliminating the state income tax and increasing the sales and use tax (Attorney proposes income tax elimination, Journal Feb. 21) is nothing more than Continue reading West Virginia – WV Proposed tax reform pushes burden to less-fortunate

West Virginia – WV Debate over repealing W.Va. income tax officially begins

Metro News By Brad McElhinny in News | February 16, 2017 at 5:10PM CHARLESTON, W.Va. — If there’s anything Gov. Jim Justice and state Senate President Mitch Carmichael agree on, it’s eliminating the state personal income tax. While Justice has Continue reading West Virginia – WV Debate over repealing W.Va. income tax officially begins

Mississippi – MS Mississippi Use Tax Remote Seller Bill Advances; Public Hearing on Related DOR Proposed Regulation

The National Law Review Thursday, February 16, 2017 Remote use tax collection legislation advances. A Mississippi bill to require use tax collection by remote sellers passed the House of Representatives and was transmitted to the Senate on February 7. The Continue reading Mississippi – MS Mississippi Use Tax Remote Seller Bill Advances; Public Hearing on Related DOR Proposed Regulation