Multi-State- Sales Tax Laws Roundup: April-May 2020

At the start of April, individuals and organizations were just coming to terms with stay-at-home orders and closures of nonessential businesses. As states start to relax those provisions, businesses are beginning to prepare for what comes next. Because Florida doesn’t Continue reading Multi-State- Sales Tax Laws Roundup: April-May 2020

Alabama – Falling Tax Revenue Looms for State, Counties, Cities

With most restaurants, hotels and retail businesses either shut down or seeing little customer traffic, government officials expect a sharp decrease April 20 when they receive March sales and lodging taxes. The notable exceptions are sales taxes from grocery stores Continue reading Alabama – Falling Tax Revenue Looms for State, Counties, Cities

ALABAMA – ADOR Responds To COVID 19 Outbreak March 30, 2020

UPDATED: March 30, 2020, at 7:46 a.m. The Alabama Department of Revenue is monitoring developments pertaining to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and is following guidance from federal and state officials. We understand you may have some concerns and uncertainty pertaining to Continue reading ALABAMA – ADOR Responds To COVID 19 Outbreak March 30, 2020

Alabama – Department Of Revenue Responds To The COVID-19 Outbreak

The Alabama Department of Revenue is monitoring developments pertaining to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and is following guidance from federal and state officials. We understand the public may have some concerns and uncertainty pertaining to COVID-19 and the Department is committed Continue reading Alabama – Department Of Revenue Responds To The COVID-19 Outbreak

Alabama- Progressive Tax Changes Would Allow Budgets To Endure And Rebuild After COVID-19 MAY 2, 2020

As more businesses close or cut back, as more people lose income, and as fewer of us go to the stores where we normally shop, state tax revenues are falling. That endangers funding for education, public health and other core Continue reading Alabama- Progressive Tax Changes Would Allow Budgets To Endure And Rebuild After COVID-19 MAY 2, 2020

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