Multi-State – Georgia, Arizona Legislatures Consider Economic Nexus and Marketplace Facilitator Laws

A bill that would require online retailers and marketplace facilitators to collect and remit sales tax in Arizona was introduced in the state’s House of Representatives on Wednesday, February 13. Meanwhile, on Monday, March 4, the Georgia House of Representatives Continue reading Multi-State – Georgia, Arizona Legislatures Consider Economic Nexus and Marketplace Facilitator Laws

Pennsylvania – Philadelphia’s Beverage Sales Take a Hit From Soda Tax

PHILADELPHIA — Two years after a tax on sweetened beverages went in effect, beverage sales in Philadelphia are feeling the impact. A study by the Journal of the American Medical Associationpublished on May 14 found that sales of soda and other Continue reading Pennsylvania – Philadelphia’s Beverage Sales Take a Hit From Soda Tax

California – State To Consider Deleting Annotation Regarding Offsets Involving Special Taxing Districts

A 1997 California annotation (802.0090) is being considered for deletion because it is outdated because of a process change from the Centralized Revenue Opportunity System (CROS). It appears the the Centralized Revenue Opportunity System resolved the issue of State, Local Continue reading California – State To Consider Deleting Annotation Regarding Offsets Involving Special Taxing Districts

California – State To Consider Deleting Annotation Regarding Delivery By Out-Of-State Retailer

A 1957 California Annotation is being considered for deletion because it is “out dated and no longer accurate.” The ruling (220.0060 attached) addressed the term “engaged in business in this state.” The annotation reads, “Due to the uncertainties, we would Continue reading California – State To Consider Deleting Annotation Regarding Delivery By Out-Of-State Retailer

California – Governor Signs Internet Sales Tax Law

KEY POINTS California’s governor has signed a law requiring companies like Amazon and eBay to collect sales taxes on behalf of some out-of-state sellers. The law comes after the Supreme Court ruled last year expanded the reach of states to Continue reading California – Governor Signs Internet Sales Tax Law

Virginia – State Weighs Sales Tax For Online “Marketplace Facilitators”

Virginia’s sales taxes are currently stuck in the last century. But, state laws on sales taxes are about to go back to the future. Wayfair, you’ve got just what Virginia needs — $155 million in new sales tax revenues. The Continue reading Virginia – State Weighs Sales Tax For Online “Marketplace Facilitators”

California – Sales And Use Tax Guidance For Construction Contractors Updated April 2019

The CDTFA updated Publication 9, “Construction and Building Contractors.” This publication is designed for building construction contractors, subcontractors, and restaurant equipment contractors. It provides basic information on the California Sales and Use Tax Law and applicable regulations. For More Information: Continue reading California – Sales And Use Tax Guidance For Construction Contractors Updated April 2019

SOUTH CAROLINA – Business Owner Arrested For Operating Without License

A Barnwell business owner is facing a criminal charge after allegedly operating without a sales tax license. Christopher All, 35, owner of Mr. Handy’s on Jackson Street in Barnwell, was arrested March 6 by South Carolina Department of Revenue (SCDOR) Continue reading SOUTH CAROLINA – Business Owner Arrested For Operating Without License

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