Colorado – All Sales Tax Licenses Will Expire December 31, 2017

SALT Report 3952 – Renewal is required for all Colorado sales tax licenses by December 31, 2017. A sales tax license is used for the collection and filing of Colorado and local sales taxes. Renewed licenses will be valid for a Continue reading Colorado – All Sales Tax Licenses Will Expire December 31, 2017

California – Practice and Procedure: California Tax Appeals Office Races to the Finish Line on Finalizing Procedure Rules

Bloomberg BNA SALT Talk Blog by Veronica Shade November 29, 2017 Pursuant to A.B. 102, the Taxpayer Transparency and Fairness Act of 2017, California taxpayers and practitioners will have new guidelines to follow during the tax appeals process as the new Continue reading California – Practice and Procedure: California Tax Appeals Office Races to the Finish Line on Finalizing Procedure Rules

Multi-State – Amazon Steps Into Tax Collection With Service That Could Help States Collect Billions In Lost Revenue

CNBC by Eugene Kim November 15, 2017 Amazon is finally being forced to take a hands-on approach to tax collection. Next year the company will begin collecting sales tax for its third-party merchants in its home state of Washington, according to Continue reading Multi-State – Amazon Steps Into Tax Collection With Service That Could Help States Collect Billions In Lost Revenue

Connecticut – State To Mimic Massachusetts’ Digital “Cookie” Tax Rule

Bloomberg BNA by Aaron Nicodemus November 17, 2017 Connecticut will pursue a “cookie” nexus regime requiring out-of-state internet vendors to collect state sales and use tax in early 2018—similar to a first-of-its-kind regulation already in place in neighboring Massachusetts. Kevin Continue reading Connecticut – State To Mimic Massachusetts’ Digital “Cookie” Tax Rule

California – State Has Message For The State’s New Legal Pot Industry: Pay Your Taxes

Los Angeles Times by Patrick McGreevy November 20, 2017 California’s shift to legal sales of marijuana for recreational use hits a milestone Monday when the state begins issuing tax permits to marijuana distributors. State regulators estimate the California market could Continue reading California – State Has Message For The State’s New Legal Pot Industry: Pay Your Taxes

Rhode Island – Division Of Taxation Launches Website For Tax Amnesty

SALT Report 3950 – The Rhode Island Division of Taxation today launched a special website for Rhode Island’s tax amnesty program.  The goal is to provide information in advance of the amnesty program’s official opening on December 1, 2017. The Tax Amnesty Continue reading Rhode Island – Division Of Taxation Launches Website For Tax Amnesty

Colorado – Sales & Use Tax Simplification Task Force Releases 2018 Draft Legislation

Colorado Association of Commerce & Industry Colorado Capitol Report October 20, 2017 The legislative Sales & Use Tax Simplification Task Force which has been meeting this summer has released draft legislation for the 2018 Legislative Session.  The bill includes but is not Continue reading Colorado – Sales & Use Tax Simplification Task Force Releases 2018 Draft Legislation