West Virginia – WV Proposed tax reform pushes burden to less-fortunate

The Journal By Paul B. Weiss, February 22, 2017 Hedgesville: Mike Caryl’s proposed tax reform bill, eliminating the state income tax and increasing the sales and use tax (Attorney proposes income tax elimination, Journal Feb. 21) is nothing more than Continue reading West Virginia – WV Proposed tax reform pushes burden to less-fortunate

West Virginia – WV Debate over repealing W.Va. income tax officially begins

Metro News By Brad McElhinny in News | February 16, 2017 at 5:10PM CHARLESTON, W.Va. — If there’s anything Gov. Jim Justice and state Senate President Mitch Carmichael agree on, it’s eliminating the state personal income tax. While Justice has Continue reading West Virginia – WV Debate over repealing W.Va. income tax officially begins

West Virginia – Combined Sales and Use Tax Return Updated

SALT Report 3064 – The West Virginia State Tax Department released a revised version of Form CST-200CU – Combined Sales & Use Tax Return as well as instructions to explain the revisions. Changes to the return include the newly enacted Continue reading West Virginia – Combined Sales and Use Tax Return Updated

West Virginia – Guidance Provided on Municipal Taxes

SALT Report 3070 – The West Virginia State Tax Department issued guidance regarding the municipal sales & service and use taxes that took effect on October 1, 2013 in the cities of Charleston, Harrisville, Quinwood, and Wheeling. The new municipal Continue reading West Virginia – Guidance Provided on Municipal Taxes

West Virginia – New Special District Excise Tax Return

SALT Report 3065 – The West Virginia State Tax Department released Form WV/rtL002 – Special District Excise Return, Monongalia County, University Town Center.  Pursuant to Senate Bill 125, the County of Monongalia is authorized to levy a special district excise Continue reading West Virginia – New Special District Excise Tax Return

West Virginia – Local Sales Tax Rate Increase

SALT Report 3028 – The West Virginia State Tax Department released a chart that discusses the state and local sales tax rate increases that will become effective on October 1, 2013.  The rate increases are as follows: Charleston – 6.5% Continue reading West Virginia – Local Sales Tax Rate Increase

West Virginia – Revised Technical Advisory Rulings

SALT Report 2966 – The West Virginia State Tax Department issued a Technical Assistance Advisory that revises the determinations issued to a taxpayer in Technical Assistance Advisory 99-002 and Technical Assistance Advisory 2005-02.  These advisories addressed the sales and use Continue reading West Virginia – Revised Technical Advisory Rulings

West Virginia – Revised List of Publications

SALT Report 2979 – The West Virginia State Tax Department updated its list of available publications for all taxes administered by the Department.  The publications reflect the Department’s position as of August 2013. For Further Information West Virginia State Tax Continue reading West Virginia – Revised List of Publications

West Virginia – SST Taxability Matrix Revised

SALT Report 2944 – The West Virginia State Tax Department has revised the State’s Streamlined Sales and Use Tax taxability matrix due to several changes that were made after the last taxability matrix was revised in July 2013. The August Continue reading West Virginia – SST Taxability Matrix Revised

West Virginia – Pharmacies and Sales Tax

SALT Report 2904 – The West Virginia State Tax Department updated a publication that provides general information regarding the sales tax obligations of pharmacies. Generally, pharmacies that sell health and beauty aids, household goods, and prescription drugs are required to collect Continue reading West Virginia – Pharmacies and Sales Tax