Texas – Sales Tax Overview for Contractors

This official video from the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts explains the basic terms used in the state’s tax laws and rules, and provides an overview of the tax responsibilities of contractors and taxable service providers. See video here: Sales Continue reading Texas – Sales Tax Overview for Contractors

Missouri – General Contractor’s Use of Charitable Organization’s Exemption Certificate

SALT Report 3092 – The Missouri Department of Revenue issued a letter ruling regarding a general contractor’s use of a charitable organization’s exemption letter and project exemption certificate for travel expenses, meals, office supplies, safety equipment and lodging associated with Continue reading Missouri – General Contractor’s Use of Charitable Organization’s Exemption Certificate

Washington – Construction Industry Tax Workshops

SALT Report 2859 – The Washington Department of Revenue announced that they are offering a series of tax workshops specific to the construction industry during the month of September. The workshops are designed to help contractors better understand the state Continue reading Washington – Construction Industry Tax Workshops

Colorado – Sales and Use Tax Workshop for Contractors

SALT Report 2734 – The Colorado Department of Revenue issued a reminder about an upcoming workshop for the construction industry. The event will be hosted by the National Association of Credit Managers and the Colorado Department of Revenue. The workshop Continue reading Colorado – Sales and Use Tax Workshop for Contractors

Florida – Amended Refund Provisions for Building Materials Used in Redevelopment Projects

SALT Report 2706 – The Florida Department of Revenue issued guidance regarding recent legislative changes to the sales tax refund available for building materials used in redevelopment projects located within a brownfield area. Paragraph 212.08(5)(o), Florida Statutes has been amended Continue reading Florida – Amended Refund Provisions for Building Materials Used in Redevelopment Projects

California – New Tax Guide for Construction Contractors

SALT Report 2560 – The California State Board of Equalization released a tax guide for construction contractors to help them better understand the complicated tax obligations specific to the construction industry. The guide is divided into the following four sections: Continue reading California – New Tax Guide for Construction Contractors