Alaska – Juneau Residents Now Pay Sales Tax On Most Amazon Purchases

JUNEAU – At the start of the year, Amazon shoppers in Juneau started noticing a new charge on their purchases — city sales tax. After the company made some changes, the majority of Amazon purchases made by Juneau customers will Continue reading Alaska – Juneau Residents Now Pay Sales Tax On Most Amazon Purchases

Alaska – Communities Consider Online Sales Tax

Communities across the state may start taxing online shopping. It’s a proposal up for consideration by the Alaska Municipal League at its annual conference in Anchorage this week. Much of Alaska already has a local sales tax for goods sold in Continue reading Alaska – Communities Consider Online Sales Tax

Alaska – “An Act to Tax and Regulate the Production, Sale, and Use of Marijuana” Passed

SALT Report 3524 – On November 4, 2014, recreational use of marijuana was legalized by a majority vote that approved Ballot Measure 2, An Act To Regulate the Production, Sale, and Use of Marijuana.  “The bill would impose a $50 Continue reading Alaska – “An Act to Tax and Regulate the Production, Sale, and Use of Marijuana” Passed

Alaska – Court Rules that a City’s Sales Tax Ordinance was Valid

SALT Report 1862 – – The owner of an apartment building in Dillingham, Alaska was charged with failing to report local sales tax on rental income received from May 2008 through October 2010. Under Dillingham Municipal Code, landlords are required … Continue reading Alaska – Court Rules that a City’s Sales Tax Ordinance was Valid