Multi-State – Sales Tax Holidays For Back-To-School Shoppers in 2017

Kiplinger Kip Tips by Sarah Smith July 6, 2017 These 16 states offer sales tax breaks on everything from computers to paintbrushes this summer. Before you wander the aisles of your favorite department store to stock up on the new Continue reading Multi-State – Sales Tax Holidays For Back-To-School Shoppers in 2017

Alabama – Alabama 2017 “Back-To-School” Sales Tax Holiday July 21-23, 2017

SALT Report 3908 – Alabama has moved back their back-to-school sales tax holiday from the first week in August to the third full weekend in July. Beginning in 2006, a sales tax holiday was enacted, whereby no state sales or Continue reading Alabama – Alabama 2017 “Back-To-School” Sales Tax Holiday July 21-23, 2017

Multi-State – Two States Generate Internet Sales Tax Cases Aimed at Supreme Court

The Council of State Governments by Lisa Soronen, executive director of the State and Local Legal Center In March 2015, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote a concurring opinion for Direct Marketing Association v. Brohl stating that the “legal Continue reading Multi-State – Two States Generate Internet Sales Tax Cases Aimed at Supreme Court

Alabama – AL sees surge in tax collections from online sales

By Mike Cason | mcason@al.com Email the author | Follow on Twitter on January 26, 2017 at 6:30 AM, updated January 26, 2017 at 11:31 AM “Alabama is experiencing a surge in tax collections on Internet sales under an initiative Continue reading Alabama – AL sees surge in tax collections from online sales

Alabama – AL Lawmakers increasingly likely to follow Alabama’s ‘Amazon’ tax lead here

 By Sid Salter Jan 11, 2017 Updated 4 hrs ago “Here is a little trigger warning for readers tired of the issue — I’m writing about online sales taxes again. So what’s new? Well, at of the beginning of the Continue reading Alabama – AL Lawmakers increasingly likely to follow Alabama’s ‘Amazon’ tax lead here

Alabama – Severe Weather Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday February 24 – 26, 2017

SALT Report 3879 – Beginning in 2012, a sales tax holiday was enacted pursuant to Act No. 2012-256, whereby no state sales or use tax is due on covered items as defined in the Act and in the Severe Weather Continue reading Alabama – Severe Weather Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday February 24 – 26, 2017

Alabama – Tax Relief for Natural Disasters

SALT Report 3871 – The Alabama Department of Revenue is providing tax relief to Alabama taxpayers who have been affected in several federally declared disaster areas. The tax relief measures will mirror IRS measures in the same areas. ADOR is Continue reading Alabama – Tax Relief for Natural Disasters

Alabama – Amazon to Charge Sales Tax

SALT Report 3868 – Amazon, the country’s largest e-commerce retailer, is set to collect state sales tax in Alabama beginning Nov. 1. Amazon announced it will begin charging customers the 8 percent sales tax through Alabama’s Simplified Use Tax Remittance Continue reading Alabama – Amazon to Charge Sales Tax

Alabama – Raise Sales Tax or Decrease Use Tax?

www.andalusiastarnews.com by Michele Gerlach – December 9, 2015 “To avoid being sued, the Covington County Commission needs to reduce the county’s sales and use tax, or increase its sales tax. That was the advice presented by county attorney Stacy Brooks Continue reading Alabama – Raise Sales Tax or Decrease Use Tax?

Alabama – City of Satsuma Filing Change Beginning November 2015 RDS Collecting

SALT Report 3748 – The governing body of the City of Satsuma has adopted Resolution No. 2015-09-02 discontinuing the services rendered by the Alabama Department of Revenue in the administration and collection of the sales/use taxes and any other additional Continue reading Alabama – City of Satsuma Filing Change Beginning November 2015 RDS Collecting