Tennessee – TN Online Sales Rule Sparks Tennessee Lawsuit

Bloomburg BNA By Andrew M. Ballard April 5, 2017 Tennessee is the latest hotbed for litigation over the collection and remittance of sales taxes by large online retailers. Washington-based NetChoice and the American Catalog Mailers Association filed a lawsuit in Continue reading Tennessee – TN Online Sales Rule Sparks Tennessee Lawsuit

Mississippi – MS Democrats sound alarm on state’s ‘financial crisis’

The Clarion Ledger Bracey Harris , The Clarion-Ledger 6:21 p.m. CT March 14, 2017 Democratic lawmakers made the case Tuesday that there are two causes for Mississippi’s budget woes: the first a “struggling” economy, the other, tax cuts — and Continue reading Mississippi – MS Democrats sound alarm on state’s ‘financial crisis’

Mississippi – MS Mississippi Use Tax Remote Seller Bill Advances; Public Hearing on Related DOR Proposed Regulation

The National Law Review Thursday, February 16, 2017 Remote use tax collection legislation advances. A Mississippi bill to require use tax collection by remote sellers passed the House of Representatives and was transmitted to the Senate on February 7. The Continue reading Mississippi – MS Mississippi Use Tax Remote Seller Bill Advances; Public Hearing on Related DOR Proposed Regulation

Wisconsin – Department of Revenue Collections, December FY2016

SALT Report 3773 – The Wisconsin Department of Revenue released tax collection numbers for December 2016. Sales and use tax collections are 31% of the total gross revenue as of December 2016. For further Information: https://www.revenue.wi.gov/news/2016/20160121_01.pdf

Washington – Boeing Avoided Nearly $20 Million in Sales Taxes Last Year

www.goskagit.com – November 30, 2015 “The sales-tax savings of $19,586,512 in 2014, released to the newspaper by the state Department of Revenue after a public-records request and appeal, represents a small slice of the aerospace giant’s expected annual savings from Continue reading Washington – Boeing Avoided Nearly $20 Million in Sales Taxes Last Year

South Carolina – Bolstering Collection Efforts of Unpaid Liabilities – GEAR Program

SALT Report 3714 – The Department of Revenue is collaborating with the South Carolina Ethics Commission to elevate collection efforts of approximately $3 million in penalties and fines due. “A report from the South Carolina Ethics Commission shows more than Continue reading South Carolina – Bolstering Collection Efforts of Unpaid Liabilities – GEAR Program

Florida – Back To School Sales Tax Holiday

SALT Report 3408 – The Florida Department of Revenue announced a sales tax holiday for back to school shopping, the holiday will last from August 1 through August 3, 2014. The Department of Revenue has also increased the sales tax Continue reading Florida – Back To School Sales Tax Holiday

Florida – Department of Revenue to Collect Motor Fuel Inspection Fees

SALT Report 2774 – The Florida Department of Revenue announced that the responsibility of collecting motor fuel inspection fees has been transferred from the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services to the Department of Revenue, effective July 1, 2013. Continue reading Florida – Department of Revenue to Collect Motor Fuel Inspection Fees

Louisiana – Amnesty Bill Signed by Governor

SALT Report 2608 – On Jun 21, 2013 Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal signed the Tax Delinquency Amnesty Act of 2013, which requires the Department of Revenue to develop and implement a tax amnesty program. The amnesty program would apply to Continue reading Louisiana – Amnesty Bill Signed by Governor