TEXAS – Comptroller Recently Released Publication For Taxability Of Security Services

Security Services in Texas Are now Taxable. You can find A list of The types of Companies which are required To remit and collect Taxes On the Texas comptroller website. Full Publication Here: Texas Comptoller comptroller.texas.gov

COLORADO – Longmont Staff Unveils $353.24 Million Budget Proposal For 2020

Longmont staff has unveiled its proposal for a $353.24 million city government spending package for next year. The staff-recommended 2020 operating budget, presented to city council as it concluded its Tuesday night meeting early Wednesday morning, does not include any Continue reading COLORADO – Longmont Staff Unveils $353.24 Million Budget Proposal For 2020

Missouri – State Considers New Economic Nexus Legislation

Last year at this time, Missouri lawmakers introduced a couple of bills relating to remote sales tax. Both sought to implement economic nexus, requiring out-of-state vendors with a certain amount of sales in the state to collect and remit sales tax. Continue reading Missouri – State Considers New Economic Nexus Legislation

ALABAMA – Penny Tax Expected To Generate $11 Million For Decatur City Schools In 2020

Decatur City Schools leaders and city officials say the one penny sales tax is anticipated to have a huge impact on education in 2020. The City of Decatur collects four cents of sales tax on every dollar, in addition to Continue reading ALABAMA – Penny Tax Expected To Generate $11 Million For Decatur City Schools In 2020

Multi-State – Congress Should Promptly Scrap the Medical Device Tax, Once and For All

Federal excise taxes usually have clear-cut policy objectives. For example, the tobacco tax combats smoking, a habit that kills people and drives up medical costs. The alcohol tax addresses the social ills arising from alcohol abuse and the gasoline tax Continue reading Multi-State – Congress Should Promptly Scrap the Medical Device Tax, Once and For All

COLORADO – Loveland Rejects Sales Tax Measures To Fund Transportation, Facilities, Fire Stations

Loveland voters rejected two ballot measures that would have increased the city’s sales tax to 3.5% and raised about $10.5 million in the first year and $224.7 million over the 21-year life of the taxes.  Ballot issue 2A would have added a Continue reading COLORADO – Loveland Rejects Sales Tax Measures To Fund Transportation, Facilities, Fire Stations

North Dakota – State Has Collected $27 Million In Sales Tax From On-Line Retailers

Since the US Supreme Court decision, requiring on-line retailers to submit state and local sales taxes, North Dakota has collected $27 million. North Dakota Tax Commissioner Ryan Rauschenberger gave that information to the Legislature’s interim Tribal Taxation committee. Rauschenberger said Continue reading North Dakota – State Has Collected $27 Million In Sales Tax From On-Line Retailers

Arizona – TPT License Renwal Reminder Two Weeks Remaining

Arizona Department of Revenue News and Announcements As a follow-up to an information bulletin from last month, the Arizona Department of Revenue (ADOR) is prompting businesses to renew their TPT licenses, which are due January 1, 2020. TPT licenses are Continue reading Arizona – TPT License Renwal Reminder Two Weeks Remaining

New York – Proposed Rules Regarding Unlawful Sales Tax Collection

Statement of Basis and Purpose of Proposed Rule The Department of Consumer Affairs (“DCA” or “Department”) is proposing an amendment to the Consumer Protection Law rules regarding the collection of unlawful sales tax.  Currently, Section 5-41 of Chapter 5 of Title Continue reading New York – Proposed Rules Regarding Unlawful Sales Tax Collection

COLORADO – Colorado Springs Sales Tax Revenue Rebounds, But There Is ‘Some Concern’

Consumer spending in the Colorado Springs area rebounded slightly in September from a decline in August, according to the latest sales tax revenue report from the Colorado Springs Finance Department. The city’s sales tax revenue in October, which reflects September Continue reading COLORADO – Colorado Springs Sales Tax Revenue Rebounds, But There Is ‘Some Concern’