Louisiana – Decreases Overall State Sales Tax Rate From 5% to 4.45% July 1, 2018

July 1, 2018, the overall state sales tax rate will be reduced from 5 percent to 4.45 percent. If a dealer charges and collects state sales tax at the rate of 5 percent on or after July 1, 2018, then Continue reading Louisiana – Decreases Overall State Sales Tax Rate From 5% to 4.45% July 1, 2018

Wisconsin – Effective October 1 Wisconsin Will Require Remote Sellers To Collect Sales Tax

Beginning October 1, 2018, Wisconsin will require remote sellers to collect and remit sales or use tax on sales of taxable products and services in Wisconsin. New standards for administering sales tax laws on remote sellers will be developed by Continue reading Wisconsin – Effective October 1 Wisconsin Will Require Remote Sellers To Collect Sales Tax

Missouri – Sales Tax Holiday – August 3rd – August 5th

Back to School Sales Tax Holiday By state law, the sales tax holiday begins on the first Friday in August and continues through the following Sunday. Certain back-to-school purchases, such as clothing, school supplies, computers, and other items as defined Continue reading Missouri – Sales Tax Holiday – August 3rd – August 5th

Maryland – Sales Tax Holiday – August 12th – August 18th

Shop Maryland Tax-Free Week The second Sunday of August to the following Saturday is designated as Shop Maryland Tax-Free Week each year. That means qualifying apparel and footwear $100 or less, per item, are exempt from the state sales tax. Continue reading Maryland – Sales Tax Holiday – August 12th – August 18th

Multistate – States Sue IRS, Treasury To Strike Down SALT Cap Under New Tax Law

Connecticut, Maryland, New Jersey, and New York filed a lawsuit in federal court to eliminate the $10,000 limit on SALT (State and Local Tax) deductions imposed as part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA). “The lawsuit names Treasury Continue reading Multistate – States Sue IRS, Treasury To Strike Down SALT Cap Under New Tax Law

Multistate – How Will the ‘Wayfair’ Supreme Court Decision Affect Retailers? 5 Ways.

2. Online retailers must track sales levels and tax law changes in all states where they do business. This online sales tax has not been implemented in all states, so it will be important for online retailers to track these Continue reading Multistate – How Will the ‘Wayfair’ Supreme Court Decision Affect Retailers? 5 Ways.

New Hampshire – State Special Session Called To Mitigate Wayfair Sales Tax Ruling

Given New Hampshire’s status as one of the few states with virtually no sales tax, not to mention no income tax outside of interest and dividends, the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision in the South Dakota v. Wayfair case has Continue reading New Hampshire – State Special Session Called To Mitigate Wayfair Sales Tax Ruling

Wisconsin – What You Need To Know About Changes To Online Sales Taxes In WI

Amazon is promising customers a million deals. That’s the most yet as the company’s 4th annual Prime Day kicks off Monday afternoon. Amazon has extended its promotion for 36 hours. It’s also the first Prime Day with Whole Foods, Amazon’s Continue reading Wisconsin – What You Need To Know About Changes To Online Sales Taxes In WI

Louisiana – No Sales Tax Holiday 2018

Louisiana is not holding a “Back to School” sales tax holiday in August like the state has done in previous years. Lawmakers did away with the tax break weekend during the legislative session earlier this year. But if you Google Continue reading Louisiana – No Sales Tax Holiday 2018