CONNECTICUT – Increase On Meal Tax Went Into Effect Tuesday October 1, 2019

 A tax on some foods at the grocery store went into effect on Tuesday. The tax is on many prepared meals, but it’s not a new tax. It’s an increase to the sales tax. For example, stores are required to Continue reading CONNECTICUT – Increase On Meal Tax Went Into Effect Tuesday October 1, 2019

CONNECTICUT – Boat sales booming thanks to reduced state sales tax

The Connecticut Marine Trades Association says Connecticut boat sales are booming, thanks to last year’s lowering of the state sales tax rate on luxury boats. Some boat dealerships have seen a 25 percent spike since January, and it doesn’t look Continue reading CONNECTICUT – Boat sales booming thanks to reduced state sales tax

Connecticut – Sales Tax Free Week Runs From August 18 – 24

The 2019 Sales Tax Free Week dates are Sunday, August 18, through Saturday, August 24, 2019. Most retail clothing and footwear items under $100 will be exempt from sales and use tax.That applies to all exempt items under $100, regardless Continue reading Connecticut – Sales Tax Free Week Runs From August 18 – 24

Connecticut – Sales Tax Holiday August 18, 2019 through August 24, 2019

Effective Date: Effective for sales occurring the week starting with the third Sunday in August 2015 through the following Saturday, and applicable to that week in following years. Nontaxable Sales of Clothing or Footwear During the “Sales Tax Holiday”: Sales or Continue reading Connecticut – Sales Tax Holiday August 18, 2019 through August 24, 2019

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

Connecticut – The State’s Budget Surplus Increased By $129 Million

Connecticut’s operating surplus is projected to top $700 million, an increase of $129 million from May’s projections, according to state budget director Melissa McCaw. Projected revenues have also increased by $120 million compared with last month’s estimates. Sales and use Continue reading Connecticut – The State’s Budget Surplus Increased By $129 Million

Multistate – Wayfair Economic Nexus (ENexus) Anniversary Thresholds as of June 21, 2019

June 21, 2019 – One year since Wayfair – Anniversary Update. On this one year anniversary of the landmark decision virtually all states have responded with their enforcement intentions. The tax imposition is now retroactive. A Wayfair Process Review is Continue reading Multistate – Wayfair Economic Nexus (ENexus) Anniversary Thresholds as of June 21, 2019

Connecticut – Democrats To Raise Taxes On These Items

Connecticut’s Democratic Gov. Ned Lamont and state Democrats recently came to agreement on a two-year $43 billion budget planOpens a New Window., which is riddled with a number of new or expanded taxesOpens a New Window. as the state seeks to raise Continue reading Connecticut – Democrats To Raise Taxes On These Items

Quantum Sales Tax

United States – Memorial Day May 27, 2019