Pennsylvania – Key Food Grocery To Replace West Philly ShopRite, Sparking More Debate Over Impact Of Soda Tax

A new grocery store is poised to replace the ShopRite that closed this week in West Philadelphia after its owner, Jeff Brown, blamed the city’s tax on sweetened beverages for a drop in sales. The new tenants were expected to sign a Continue reading Pennsylvania – Key Food Grocery To Replace West Philly ShopRite, Sparking More Debate Over Impact Of Soda Tax

Maine – State Passes Tax Refund for Commercial Maple Syrup, Honey

AUGUSTA, MAINE (AP) — Maine lawmakers are making sure that a sales tax refund and exemption includes the commercial production of maple syrup and honey. Republican Rep. MaryAnne Kinney’s emergency bill now awaits a decision from Gov. Janet Mills, a fellow Democrat. Continue reading Maine – State Passes Tax Refund for Commercial Maple Syrup, Honey

CALIFORNIA – Sales Tax Increasing In 51 California Cities Starting Monday

Sacramento, West Sacramento and Roseville area are among 51 California cities in which sales tax will increase starting Monday. Taxes in Roseville and Sacramento each are going up a half-percent (Roseville to 7.75 percent, Sacramento to 8.75 percent). West Sacramento Continue reading CALIFORNIA – Sales Tax Increasing In 51 California Cities Starting Monday

ARKANSAS – House Committee Kills Bill To Collect Tax For Internet Sales

Legislation that would require out-of-state online sellers to collect sales and use taxes from in-state purchasers and change the state’s corporate income tax code failed to clear the House Revenue and Taxation Committee on Thursday. In a voice vote with Continue reading ARKANSAS – House Committee Kills Bill To Collect Tax For Internet Sales

FLORIDA – Another Pasco Business Found Overcharging Sales Tax

If you live in Pasco County, double check your receipts. Another business was found to be charging too much in sales tax. Pasco County tax collector Mike Fasano can’t understand why there’s so much confusion.“It’s the store’s fault. It’s no Continue reading FLORIDA – Another Pasco Business Found Overcharging Sales Tax