Alabama – LEAD Academy Asks County Commission For Portion Of Sales Tax Funds

LEAD Academy should be getting about $320,000 annually from local sale tax revenue, but it isn’t.   To make sure the money starts coming to the charter school, families and staff from the school spoke to Montgomery County Commission on Tuesday to remind the Continue reading Alabama – LEAD Academy Asks County Commission For Portion Of Sales Tax Funds

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 – 10 States With the Highest Sales Taxes

Before you embark on a shopping spree in any of the 10 worst states for sales taxes, make extra room in your budget. Tennessee, for example, is in a tie for the highest sales tax in the country, at 9.47%, once Continue reading MULTI STATE – 10 States With the Highest Sales Taxes

Alabama – DOR Issues Guidance For Vendors Drop-Shipping Into State and Remote Sellers

The DOR has issued guidance for drop-shipments into Alabama and remote sellers in the Simplified Sellers Use Tax FAQs found on their website. The State of Alabama does not issue sales tax licenses (resale certificates) to remote businesses (no business Continue reading Alabama – DOR Issues Guidance For Vendors Drop-Shipping Into State and Remote Sellers

ALABAMA – ‘Rebuild’ Signs Identify Which Roads The New Gas Tax Money Will Fix

Some Alabama counties will begin placing “Rebuild Alabama” signs to show which roads and bridges the new gas tax money will fix. The “Rebuild Alabama” plan passed earlier this year and increased the state gas tax Sunday by six cents Continue reading ALABAMA – ‘Rebuild’ Signs Identify Which Roads The New Gas Tax Money Will Fix

Alabama – State Rep. Holmes Prefiles Bill To Replace Alabama’s Income, Sales Tax System With ‘FAIR Tax’

State Rep. Mike Holmes (R-Wetumpka) on Monday announced that he has prefiled legislation for the 2020 regular session that would eliminate Alabama’s traditional income tax and sales tax system and replace it with a “FAIR Tax” system based on consumption. Continue reading Alabama – State Rep. Holmes Prefiles Bill To Replace Alabama’s Income, Sales Tax System With ‘FAIR Tax’

ALABAMA – Back To School Tax Free July 19, 2019 to July 21, 2019

From July 19th to the 21st shoppers can get various back to school items free of the state’s four percent sales or use tax. Everything from supplies, clothing, books, and computers apply. For More Information and full list of exempt Continue reading ALABAMA – Back To School Tax Free July 19, 2019 to July 21, 2019

Alabama – Sales Tax Holiday Set For July 19-21

The 14th annual “Back to School” sales tax holiday is scheduled to begin Friday, July 19, at 12:01 a.m. and conclude at midnight on Sunday, July 21 in the state of Alabama. In preparation for the sales tax holiday, the Continue reading Alabama – Sales Tax Holiday Set For July 19-21

Multi-State – Guide to State Sales Tax Holidays, 2019

How would you like to get a discount of 4% (or substantially more) on your back-to-school shopping, on top of whatever seasonal promotion a retailer might offer? Plan ahead and you could. Seventeen states have annual sales tax holidays, when Continue reading Multi-State – Guide to State Sales Tax Holidays, 2019

Alabama – Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday Set For July 9-21

This year’s back-to-school sales tax holiday is scheduled for July 19-21. People shopping between 12:01 a.m. on Friday, July 19, and midnight on Sunday, July 21, will not have to pay state sales and use taxes and some local sales Continue reading Alabama – Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday Set For July 9-21