California- Cannabis Mark-up Rate Remains at 80 Percent

The California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) is responsible for determining the cannabis mark-up rate every six months. We have determined the cannabis mark-up rate will remain unchanged at 80 percent for the remainder of the 2020 calendar Continue reading California- Cannabis Mark-up Rate Remains at 80 Percent

California- Video – Additional Relief for Business Taxpayers until July 31, 2020

As of March 30, 2020, the CTDFA is providing a three-month extension for tax return or tax payment to any businesses filing a return for less than $1 million in tax. Small businesses have until July 31, 2020 to file Continue reading California- Video – Additional Relief for Business Taxpayers until July 31, 2020

California – Solvang Losing $500K Per Month in Tax Revenue Due to Loss of Tourism

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought the world to an economic standstill. The city of Solvang has seen its tax revenue drop by $500,000 per month as tourism has ceased. Before the COVID-19 outbreak, Solvang’s taxable sales from retail businesses and Continue reading California – Solvang Losing $500K Per Month in Tax Revenue Due to Loss of Tourism

California – Santa Clarita Small Business Owners Granted Tax Relief By Governor’s Executive Order

California business taxpayers filing a return for less than $1 million in tax have received an additional three months to file returns and pay taxes, officials said Tuesday. The extension pushes the due date for small businesses to submit their Continue reading California – Santa Clarita Small Business Owners Granted Tax Relief By Governor’s Executive Order

Multi State – A Caution on Budget, N.J. Stops Walk-In Service

California, Maryland, and New Jersey have all produced news related to the new coronavirus Wednesday, joining Michigan, North Carolina, and Charleston, S.C. This is the latest on shifting state tax guidelines, deadlines, and policy to deal with the coronavirus pandemic. Continue reading Multi State – A Caution on Budget, N.J. Stops Walk-In Service

California – Measure G, Sales Tax To Boost Firefighting Efforts, Appears Headed For Defeat

A permanent half-cent sales tax increase to bolster the budgets of dozens of large and small local firefighting agencies in Sonoma County appeared to be headed for a defeat with every precinct counted Wednesday morning. Measure G had received the Continue reading California – Measure G, Sales Tax To Boost Firefighting Efforts, Appears Headed For Defeat

California – CDTFA Issues Special Publication for Drug Stores

The publication is designed for people who are responsible for drug store sales and purchases. It provides information on how sales and use tax applies to common drug store transactions, such as sales of prescription drugs and sales of magazines, Continue reading California – CDTFA Issues Special Publication for Drug Stores

CALIFORNIA – Hits Philly-Area Amazon Seller With $1.6 Million Sales-Tax Bill

Brian Freifelder, who sells clothing, shoes, and groceries on Amazon.com out of a small warehouse in Bensalem, is caught in what his tax lawyer called “an interstate commerce speed trap.” The 36-year-old Bucks County resident recently received a jaw-dropping notice Continue reading CALIFORNIA – Hits Philly-Area Amazon Seller With $1.6 Million Sales-Tax Bill

California – Cannabis Excise Tax Mark-up Rate Reaches 60 Percent

“The CDTFA is responsible for determining a mark-up rate on a biannual basis in six-month intervals. The mark-up rate must be used by distributors to compute the average market price of cannabis or cannabis products sold or transferred to a Continue reading California – Cannabis Excise Tax Mark-up Rate Reaches 60 Percent

Mulitstate – Non-Streamlined States that are still pending Wayfair v. South Dakota

Enexus Status of Non-Streamlined States As of September 25, 2018 Ref No. State Sales Tax Status State Enforcement Date 1 Non-Streamline AZ Pending Legislature 2 Non-Streamline CA Pending 3 Non-Streamline DC No Information 4 Non-Streamline FL No Information 5 Non-Streamline Continue reading Mulitstate – Non-Streamlined States that are still pending Wayfair v. South Dakota