Multi-State – House Bill Will Attempt To Prohibit Retroactivity On Sales Tax Collection In the Wake Of Wayfair

House Resolution 6824, as introduced by Rep. Sensenbrenner and cosponsored by Rep. Eshoo, Rep. Duncan and Rep. Lofgren, aims to “prohibit States from retroactively imposing a sales tax collection duty on a remote seller, and for all other purposes.” The Continue reading Multi-State – House Bill Will Attempt To Prohibit Retroactivity On Sales Tax Collection In the Wake Of Wayfair

Multi-State – INSIGHT: Wayfair: Analysis Of The Opinion And Dissent—An Exercise In Tax Policy

The U.S. Supreme Court handed down its eagerly awaited decision in South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc., (138 S. Ct. 2080 (2018), on June 21, 2018. Since that point in time, many states have been analyzing the implications of the case and positioning Continue reading Multi-State – INSIGHT: Wayfair: Analysis Of The Opinion And Dissent—An Exercise In Tax Policy

Multi-State – Don’t Look Now, But States Already Are Requiring Online Sellers To Collect Sales Taxes

Note to Congress: About that Internet sales tax thing, stand down. You are irrelevant. The train has left the station and neither the states nor many retailers want you on board. There are still some issues to be addressed, but Continue reading Multi-State – Don’t Look Now, But States Already Are Requiring Online Sellers To Collect Sales Taxes

Multi-State – How Vulnerable Is Your State To Post-‘Wayfair’ Lawsuits?

In a post-Wayfair world, a state that disobeys the recommendations of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy could find itself in the crosshairs of future litigation, according to several state tax lawyers. A pivotal section of the groundbreaking U.S. Supreme Court’s Continue reading Multi-State – How Vulnerable Is Your State To Post-‘Wayfair’ Lawsuits?

Multistate – Understanding Bitcoin And Taxes

As cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin become more mainstream, the Internal Revenue Service is paying close attention. In fact, from the close of 2018 and onward, we’re looking at monumental changes in how the IRS is considering these technologies, at least financially. Continue reading Multistate – Understanding Bitcoin And Taxes

Multi-State – State Of Wayfair: Indiana Settles, Maryland Adopts Emergency Rule

The way is clear in Indiana. Remote sellers struck a deal with state regulators allowing for enforcement of the state’s 7 percent sales tax on online transactions starting in October. Indiana’s law has the same thresholds—$100,000 in annual in-state sales or Continue reading Multi-State – State Of Wayfair: Indiana Settles, Maryland Adopts Emergency Rule

Multi-State – State of Wayfair: First Look At South Dakota Bills

And now, for my next trick … South Dakota, the state that successfully “killed Quill” and passed the economic nexus model that now leads the way for other states looking to collect taxes on remote sales, raised the curtain Aug. 30 Continue reading Multi-State – State of Wayfair: First Look At South Dakota Bills

Multistate – State of Wayfair: N.H. Has Its Eye on Sales Tax States (Corrected)

The June 21 South Dakota v. Wayfair ruling—which tossed outQuill Corp. v. North Dakota, the Supreme Court’s 1992 physical presence threshold for when states could tax remote sales—has many states looking to expand their authority over online sales taxation. The majority in the Continue reading Multistate – State of Wayfair: N.H. Has Its Eye on Sales Tax States (Corrected)