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 – 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 – Public Discussion of South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc. (Wayfair)

October 24, 2018 Room 121 at 10:00 a.m. 450 N Street, Sacramento, CA Taxpayers and other stakeholders are encouraged to join the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration for a discussion of how California can best implement Section 6203(c) Continue reading California – Public Discussion of South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc. (Wayfair)

California – Trucking Companies Required To Maintain Electronic Logging Device Information

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) now requires interstate motor carriers and truck drivers to use electronic logging devices (ELD) to keep records on driving time, mileage, and other service hour data. Although, the DOT only requires ELD records be retained for six Continue reading California – Trucking Companies Required To Maintain Electronic Logging Device Information

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-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

California-Sales Made On State-Designated Fairgrounds Must Be Separately Reported Effective July 1, 2018

If you are a retailer who makes sales of tangible personal property that take place on the real property of a California state-designated fair (“state-designated fairground”), you must separately state the amount of those sales on your sales and use Continue reading California-Sales Made On State-Designated Fairgrounds Must Be Separately Reported Effective July 1, 2018