Indiana – Indiana August revenue report released

General Fund revenues in Indiana declined 1.8 percent based on a forecast made in December of 2017, but is still 3.8 percent above August 2017 collections. Sales tax collections increased by 1.1 percent above the monthly estimate and totaled $661.2 Continue reading Indiana – Indiana August revenue report released

Texas – Sales Tax Overview for Contractors

This official video from the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts explains the basic terms used in the state’s tax laws and rules, and provides an overview of the tax responsibilities of contractors and taxable service providers. See video here: Sales Continue reading Texas – Sales Tax Overview for Contractors

Alabama – DOR Revenue Abstract August 2018 Sales Taxes Up 6.62%

The Department of Revenue released its Revenue Abstract compiling revenues generated from the various taxes imposed by the state. Sales tax collections increased 6.62% from August 2017 to August 2018 bringing in $199,317,195 in August 2018 compared to $186,937,752 last Continue reading Alabama – DOR Revenue Abstract August 2018 Sales Taxes Up 6.62%

Massachusettes – Massachusetts continues to bring in revenues at healthy clip

“Massachusetts is continuing to bring in tax revenue at a healthy clip. The Massachusetts Department of Revenue says preliminary collections for August totaled more than $1.84 billion.┬áThat’s $131 million or 7.6 percent more than the actual collections in August 2017, Continue reading Massachusettes – Massachusetts continues to bring in revenues at healthy clip

North Dakota – Tax Commission Sees Online Retailers Initiate Compliance

About 500 new online retailers have signed up with the North Dakota Tax Commission to begin remitting sales taxes since a U.S. Supreme Court ruling in June allowed states to force collections. State Tax Commissioner Ryan Rauschenberger, in Minot Wednesday Continue reading North Dakota – Tax Commission Sees Online Retailers Initiate Compliance