Alabama – Sales Tax Holiday Set For July 19-21

The 14th annual “Back to School” sales tax holiday is scheduled to begin Friday, July 19, at 12:01 a.m. and conclude at midnight on Sunday, July 21 in the state of Alabama. In preparation for the sales tax holiday, the Continue reading Alabama – Sales Tax Holiday Set For July 19-21

Alabama – Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday Set For July 9-21

This year’s back-to-school sales tax holiday is scheduled for July 19-21. People shopping between 12:01 a.m. on Friday, July 19, and midnight on Sunday, July 21, will not have to pay state sales and use taxes and some local sales Continue reading Alabama – Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday Set For July 9-21

Alabama – Alabama Supreme Court Holds that All Software is Subject to Sales and Use Tax, While Confirming that Separately Invoiced Services for Custom Software are Not Subject to Tax

In a recent decision, the Alabama Supreme Court held that the sale of computer software, whether “canned” or customized, is subject to Alabama sales and use tax, while confirming that separately invoiced services for custom software programing accompanying the conveyance Continue reading Alabama – Alabama Supreme Court Holds that All Software is Subject to Sales and Use Tax, While Confirming that Separately Invoiced Services for Custom Software are Not Subject to Tax

Alabama – Once Again, Big Cities Collide With Counties Over Online Sales Taxes In Alabama

The mayors of Alabama’s five largest cities and the state’s influential county commission association are again headed for a showdown over online retail taxes. The arena will be the chambers of the 2019 Legislature. The key issue is dueling interpretations Continue reading Alabama – Once Again, Big Cities Collide With Counties Over Online Sales Taxes In Alabama

Alabama – Council Revokes Business Licenses For Unpaid Taxes

The Gadsden City Council passed resolutions Tuesday revoking the business license of five businesses for unpaid sales taxes. The issue was brought up at the pre-council meeting on March 5, when Revenue Director Lisa Rosser said there was a total Continue reading Alabama – Council Revokes Business Licenses For Unpaid Taxes

Alabama – Online Sales Tax Brought In Additional $12 Million During Holidays

An increase in online sales tax collections paid off for Alabama during the busy holiday shopping period. Remote retailers brought in $12 million more in new tax revenue to the state during the 2018 holiday season compared to the same Continue reading Alabama – Online Sales Tax Brought In Additional $12 Million During Holidays

Alabama – November’s Revenue Numbers Have Been Influenced Greatly By Online Sales Tax

“This is the first November and first holiday season Alabama has been able to enforce is online sales tax collections”, as a result of this much more revenue is flowing into the state. this new enforcement also made is possible Continue reading Alabama – November’s Revenue Numbers Have Been Influenced Greatly By Online Sales Tax

Alabama – Brick And Mortar Stores Encouraged By November Sales Tax Revenue Numbers

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) – The official retail numbers for November are in and it looks like good news for brick and mortar stores. Sales tax revenue up for in-store purchases and online purchases from this time last year. “It has Continue reading Alabama – Brick And Mortar Stores Encouraged By November Sales Tax Revenue Numbers

Alabama – How Much Alabama – And Your City – Has Received Through Online Sales Taxes

Online sales taxes are pumping tens of millions of dollars into the state’s coffers, according to newly released figures. According to the Alabama Retail Association, the state collected almost $54.7 million in sales taxes from out-of-state, online-only retailers from January Continue reading Alabama – How Much Alabama – And Your City – Has Received Through Online Sales Taxes

Pennsylvania – State Of Wayfair: Going Beyond Sales Tax In Pennsylvania

Wayfair’s effect is reaching beyond sales tax. As if the new burden of remitting sales taxes to several thousand taxing jurisdictions wasn’t daunting enough, accountants are now warning businesses that the U.S. Supreme Court’s Wayfair decision creates compliance issues beyond state and local Continue reading Pennsylvania – State Of Wayfair: Going Beyond Sales Tax In Pennsylvania