New York – Online Sales Tax Expected to Net $540M Annually for New York

Online shoppers in New York will soon take a hit in their wallets under a new law that forces out-of-state retailers to collect sales tax from Empire State customers. The just-passed state budget includes a new online “marketplace provider” tax Continue reading New York – Online Sales Tax Expected to Net $540M Annually for New York

ARKANSAS – Online Sales-Tax Bill Sails In Senate, 27-3

A bill that would change several tax laws — including requiring out-of-state online sellers to collect sales and use taxes from in-state purchasers and changing the state’s corporate income-tax code — cleared the Arkansas Senate on Monday. The Senate voted Continue reading ARKANSAS – Online Sales-Tax Bill Sails In Senate, 27-3

Florida – Murphy USA Inc. Customers File Suit Over Allegedly Improper Charging Of Sales Tax

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (Legal Newsline) – Customers have filed a class-action lawsuit against a retail gas station chain over allegations it improperly charged money from its customers. Steven Gregory Holt and Robert Enslen, on behalf of themselves and all others similarly Continue reading Florida – Murphy USA Inc. Customers File Suit Over Allegedly Improper Charging Of Sales Tax

Virginia – State On The Verge Of Approving Its First Local Option Sales Tax

Virginia is on the verge of creating local option sales tax authority for precisely one jurisdiction, and it’s been flying completely under the radar. Halifax County, population 35,000, is about to upend Virginia’s sales tax system and potentially open the Continue reading Virginia – State On The Verge Of Approving Its First Local Option Sales Tax