Alabama – March Public Hearing Notice

MONTGOMERY, Feb. 25, 2021 — The Alabama Department of Revenue (ALDOR) will hold a rule hearing on March 9 via web conference. To participate in the upcoming web conference public hearing, please contact the Tax Policy and Governmental Affairs Division at taxpolicy@revenue.alabama.gov or 334-242-1380 Continue reading Alabama – March Public Hearing Notice

Alabama – ALDOR Announces Relief for Taxpayers Affected by Winter Storms

The Alabama Department of Revenue (ALDOR) is offering tax relief to Alabama taxpayers who reside or have a business in federally declared disaster areas where damage was caused by recent winter storms. The tax relief measures mirror IRS measures in the same Continue reading Alabama – ALDOR Announces Relief for Taxpayers Affected by Winter Storms

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