NEW YORK – City Sales Tax Revenues Following State Trend

Sales tax revenue numbers are up throughout the state, but are lagging behind 2018 percentages. Earlier this month, Thomas P. DiNapoli, state comptroller, released a report about how local sales tax growth has slowed during the first half of 2019 Continue reading NEW YORK – City Sales Tax Revenues Following State Trend

Kansas – State Imposes Sales and Use Tax Requirements to Fullest Extent Allowed

As of October 1, 2019, ALL out-of-state sellers making sales for delivery into Kansas are required to register with the Department of Revenue and collect and remit Kansas sales or use tax. According to Department of Revenue Notice 19-04, “Kansas imposes Continue reading Kansas – State Imposes Sales and Use Tax Requirements to Fullest Extent Allowed

KANSAS – East Side Sales Tax Chair Resigns Amid Conflicts Of Interest, Delays And Millions Unspent

The chairman of the commission overseeing Kansas City’s struggling East Side sales tax has resigned. Herb Hardwick, an attorney, notified Mayor Quinton Lucas of his resignation in a letter dated Friday. The decision comes after questions were raised last week Continue reading KANSAS – East Side Sales Tax Chair Resigns Amid Conflicts Of Interest, Delays And Millions Unspent

Multi-State – Trending: Merchants Struggle With The (Un)Certainty Of eCommerce Sales Taxes

The only certainties in life, the saying goes, are death and taxes. We’ll underscore the certainty of the latter — taxes — for eCommerce firms and sales taxes, especially. Although taxes may be certain — just how much tax is due, and where, Continue reading Multi-State – Trending: Merchants Struggle With The (Un)Certainty Of eCommerce Sales Taxes

Iowa – IDR State Tax Reform Guidance: Taxation of Digital Products & Services

In 2018, the Iowa legislature enacted Senate File 2417, a state tax reform bill that includes extensive changes to the state’s tax structure. The Department has released new guidance to explain the following tax change:  Taxation of Specified Digital Products, Continue reading Iowa – IDR State Tax Reform Guidance: Taxation of Digital Products & Services