California – California Amazon Sellers Reporting Sales Tax Disclosure

Recently some of our California TaxJar customers have received this message in their email: Here’s the text transcribed: Amazon has received a valid and binding legal demand from the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) requiring that Amazon disclose the following Continue reading California – California Amazon Sellers Reporting Sales Tax Disclosure

California – State Publishes Use Tax Collection Requirements Based On Sales Into California Due To The Wayfair Decision

Beginning April 1, 2019, retailers located outside of California are required to register with the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA), collect the California use tax, and pay the tax to the CDTFA based on the amount of Continue reading California – State Publishes Use Tax Collection Requirements Based On Sales Into California Due To The Wayfair Decision

California – California Moves To Raise Sales Tax Collections From Out-Of-State Retailers

Shoppers looking for a bargain by skipping California sales tax will soon close a loophole that let them buy goods from out-of-state online retailers without immediately paying local taxes. That deal ends on April 1 for thousands of out-of-state online retailers Continue reading California – California Moves To Raise Sales Tax Collections From Out-Of-State Retailers

California – CDTFA Wayfair Stakeholder Meeting, October 24, 2018

On October 24, 2018, the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration met for a discussion of how California can best implement Section 6203(c) of the California Revenue and Taxation Code in light of the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent ruling Continue reading California – CDTFA Wayfair Stakeholder Meeting, October 24, 2018

California – Soda tax initiative would generate billions for health care, LAO concludes

The nonpartisan Legislative Analyst’s Office has concluded that the California Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Tax Act of 2020, a ballot measure filed in July by CDA and the California Medical Association, would generate an estimated $2-3 billion annually from a statewide sales Continue reading California – Soda tax initiative would generate billions for health care, LAO concludes

California – State Tax Agency Gives Businesses Access To The Wrong Accounts

Accountants and business owners across California received emails from the state tax department this week that gave them access to confidential information regarding companies that were not theirs. The messages alarmed accountants who worried someone would misuse the access and Continue reading California – State Tax Agency Gives Businesses Access To The Wrong Accounts

California – Proposed Bill A2A Sets Economic Nexus Threshold At $500,000

The proposal from Gov. Jerry Brown’s (D) administration, obtained by Bloomberg Tax, would include a $500,000 economic nexus threshold—one of the highest a state has proposed so far—in addition to language requiring marketplace facilitators to collect and remit. Learn more here – Continue reading California – Proposed Bill A2A Sets Economic Nexus Threshold At $500,000

California-New Tax Rate On Other Tobacco Products 62.87% Effective July 1, 2018

The new tobacco products tax rate is 62.78 percent effective July 1, 2018, through June 30, 2019. Tobacco products distributors are required to apply this rate to all distributions of other tobacco products during the effective period. Further Information- https://www.cdtfa.ca.gov/formspubs/l554.pdf