Louisiana – Notification Requirement Set To Begin July 1, 2017

SALT Report 3898 – House Bill 1121, which is set to begin July 1, 2017, applies to remote retailers with annual cumulative gross receipts in Louisiana that exceed $50,000. On June 17, 2016, legislation was signed by Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards establishing notification and Continue reading Louisiana – Notification Requirement Set To Begin July 1, 2017

Louisiana – LA Putting Louisiana back together: How government can repair state’s ‘broken’ tax system

THE ADVOCATE BY TYLER BRIDGES | TBRIDGES@THEADVOCATE.COM MAR 11, 2017 – 6:35 PM After years of making short-term decisions that allowed them to avoid hard choices, state lawmakers have reached a crossroads: They will have to vote beginning next month Continue reading Louisiana – LA Putting Louisiana back together: How government can repair state’s ‘broken’ tax system

Multi-State – 10 more states will now collect sales taxes from Amazon shoppers

Darla Mercado | @darla_mercado February 1st 2017 – 4 Hours Ago – CNBC.com “More Amazon shoppers can expect to pay sales taxes when they buy online this year. The massive internet merchant is adding 10 more states to the list Continue reading Multi-State – 10 more states will now collect sales taxes from Amazon shoppers

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

Louisiana – Emergency Suspension of Deadlines in Legal, Administrative, and Regulatory Proceedings

SALT Report 3855 – On August 17, 2018 Governor John Bel Edwards issued Executive Order Number JBE 2016-57 suspending certain deadlines (tax, legal, administrative and regulatory proceedings) due to the recent flooding and declared state of emergency. For further Information: http://gov.louisiana.gov/assets/ExecutiveOrders/JBE16-57.pdf

Louisiana – Tax Rates Increase and Filing Frequency Changes

SALT Report 3854 – The following three new districts are now a part of Calcasieu Parish sales tax return and have the following overall tax rate for sales and use tax: Column I – Hope Economic Development District Effective as Continue reading Louisiana – Tax Rates Increase and Filing Frequency Changes

Louisiana – Proposed Notification Law (HB 1121) Ascending Through Legislature

SALT Report 3815 – The Louisiana legislature recently voted on and advanced their version of the remote seller Notification Law (Similar to SR 3786 Colorado DMA v. Brohl). On May 25, 2016 the House voted 51 Yea to 22 Nay Continue reading Louisiana – Proposed Notification Law (HB 1121) Ascending Through Legislature

Louisiana – No Hurricane Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday

SALT Report 3814 – The annual sales tax exemption known as Hurricane Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday is not happening this year. That means residents will not get a discount on generators, batteries and canned food ahead of the 2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season that starts Continue reading Louisiana – No Hurricane Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday

Louisiana – Inside look at ‘tax exclusions,’ how they create loophole-filled system costing Louisiana hundreds of millions

www.theadvocate.com by Tyler Bridges – April 16, 2016 “A 13-member panel known as the Task Force on Structural Changes in Budget & Tax Policy has begun studying how to reform the state’s loophole-filled tax system and will examine tax exclusions at its Continue reading Louisiana – Inside look at ‘tax exclusions,’ how they create loophole-filled system costing Louisiana hundreds of millions