Multi-State – eBay Advises International Sellers of US Sales Tax Changes

eBay is advising international sellers that sales to states in the US that have marketplace facilitator sales tax laws will have the tax added to them. The company is also clarifying how this will appear in the Seller Hub to Continue reading Multi-State – eBay Advises International Sellers of US Sales Tax Changes

OKLAHOMA – City Councils 40-Year Sales Tax Pact

 The city of Batavia and Genesee County have both approved a 40-year sales tax agreement that will help the city with its budget planning and give the county project funding. City Council members Monday approved the proposed agreement, 8-0. The Continue reading OKLAHOMA – City Councils 40-Year Sales Tax Pact

Illinois – Department Of Revenue Issues A General Information Letter On Use Tax Collection On Marketplace Facilitators

The Illinois Department of Revenue has issued a General Information Letter (GIL) on use tax collection for Marketplace Facilitators. The questions posed pertained to clarification on registration and filing requirements for “marketplace sellers” who sell exclusively with “marketplace provider(s)”. To Continue reading Illinois – Department Of Revenue Issues A General Information Letter On Use Tax Collection On Marketplace Facilitators

CALIFORNIA – Solar Taxation: What To Know During Development

Development of solar projects in California has been spurred by California’s renewable portfolio standard (RPS), which requires that 60% of retail electricity sales must be served by renewable resources by 2030 and requires all the state’s electricity come from carbon-free Continue reading CALIFORNIA – Solar Taxation: What To Know During Development

NORTH CAROLINA – Why The North Carolina Digital PropertyTax Matters

In North Carolina, for example, the State Legislature recently made several clarifying changes to its sales and use tax law that are worth noting. North Carolina’s Senate Bill 253 removes the phrase “would be taxable … if sold in a Continue reading NORTH CAROLINA – Why The North Carolina Digital PropertyTax Matters

MISSISSIPPI – SECOND AMENDMENT SALES TAX HOLIDAY.

Hunting season is getting into full swing, and this weekend the state of Mississippi has made it easier on hunters pocketbooks. Business was really brisk at Richey’s Guns and Archery in Pontotoc as customers came in to take advantage of Continue reading MISSISSIPPI – SECOND AMENDMENT SALES TAX HOLIDAY.

SOUTH CAROLINA – Amazon Owes South Carolina Sales Tax on ‘Merchant’ Sales

Amazon Services LLC owes South Carolina sales tax on third-party merchant products sold on its website, because the relationship between Amazon and the third-party merchants functioned as a consignment-type relationship regardless of an agreement that said it was not. The Continue reading SOUTH CAROLINA – Amazon Owes South Carolina Sales Tax on ‘Merchant’ Sales

New York – NYS Tax Department Issues Changes To Tax Collection Requirements For Marketplace Providers

The Tax Law has been amended to require marketplace providers to collect sales tax on taxable sales of tangible personal property that they facilitate for marketplace sellers. These amendments apply to sales made on or after June 1, 2019. On Continue reading New York – NYS Tax Department Issues Changes To Tax Collection Requirements For Marketplace Providers

Multi-State – State Of Wayfair: More States Widening Corporate Income Tax Pool

At least six states and the City of Brotherly Love have broadened their corporate income tax systems to include standards based on the level of economic activity a company has in their locales—and local governments are just getting started. “I Continue reading Multi-State – State Of Wayfair: More States Widening Corporate Income Tax Pool

FLORIDA – Considering Forcing Collection Of Online Sales Tax

Online sellers would have to automatically collect sales tax from Floridians and submit it to the state under a bill moving in the Florida Senate. The Senate Commerce and Tourism Committee unanimously approved the bill Tuesday. For the Full Story: Local 10 Continue reading FLORIDA – Considering Forcing Collection Of Online Sales Tax