Pennsylvania – PA Supreme Court Upholds Philadelphia Soda Tax

In a victory for Mayor Jim Kenney’s administration, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld Philadelphia’s controversial tax on soda and other sweetened beverages. In a 4-2 majority opinion, the court found that the city had not violated state law by Continue reading Pennsylvania – PA Supreme Court Upholds Philadelphia Soda Tax

South Carolina – Back To School Sales Tax Holiday August 3rd through August 5th

SALT Report 2018-10 – During the annual Sales Tax Holiday, a variety of back-to-school essentials are exempt from the state’s 6% Sales Tax and any applicable local taxes. Tax free items range from clothing, accessories, and shoes to school supplies, backpacks, and Continue reading South Carolina – Back To School Sales Tax Holiday August 3rd through August 5th

Ohio – Sales Tax Holiday August 3rd Through August 5th

SALT Report 2018-11 – With the passing of House Bill 49, Ohio is once again offering a sales tax free weekend during the first weekend in August. HB 49 establishes a permanent, annual holiday which all vendors must comply. Items Continue reading Ohio – Sales Tax Holiday August 3rd Through August 5th

Arkansas – Sales Tax Holiday August 4, 2018 to August 5, 2018

Beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Saturday August 4, 2018, and ending at 11:59 p.m. on Sunday August 5, 2018, the State of Arkansas will hold its sales tax holiday allowing shoppers the opportunity to purchase certain School Supplies, School Art Continue reading Arkansas – Sales Tax Holiday August 4, 2018 to August 5, 2018

New Jersey – State Legislature Enacts New Tax Amnesty Bill November 1, 2018 to January 15, 2019

The 2018 New Jersey Tax Amnesty will provide an opportunity for eligible taxpayers to file and pay their past due taxes with reduced interest and no penalties.  Eligible periods cover State tax liabilities for tax returns due on or after February 1, 2009 through September 1, Continue reading New Jersey – State Legislature Enacts New Tax Amnesty Bill November 1, 2018 to January 15, 2019