Michigan – Legislation Would Exempt Certain Over-the-Counter Drugs

SALT Report 3077 – The Michigan State Legislature introduced a Bill to amend the exemption available for over-the-counter drugs purchased with a prescription for human use.  If passed, House Bill 4831 would provide an exemption for sales of prescription drugs Continue reading Michigan – Legislation Would Exempt Certain Over-the-Counter Drugs

West Virginia – SST Taxability Matrix Revised

SALT Report 2944 – The West Virginia State Tax Department has revised the State’s Streamlined Sales and Use Tax taxability matrix due to several changes that were made after the last taxability matrix was revised in July 2013. The August Continue reading West Virginia – SST Taxability Matrix Revised

West Virginia – Medical Industry Publication Updated

SALT Report 2903 – The West Virginia State Tax Department recently revised its publication that discusses the sales tax exemption for drugs, durable medical equipment, mobility enhancing equipment, and prosthetic devices dispensed under a prescription. Generally, purchases of these items by Continue reading West Virginia – Medical Industry Publication Updated

West Virginia – Updated Sales and Use Tax Guide for Doctors

SALT Report 2872 – The West Virginia State Tax Department revised a publication that discusses the application of sales and use tax to the business activities of doctors.  The publication provides that in most cases, doctors are engaged in the Continue reading West Virginia – Updated Sales and Use Tax Guide for Doctors

Wisconsin – New Sales and Use Tax Laws and Exemptions

SALT Report 2694 – In the latest issue of Sales and Use Tax Report, the Wisconsin Department of Revenue provides guidance regarding changes to various tax laws and exemptions that became effective with the passage of Assembly Bill 40. New Continue reading Wisconsin – New Sales and Use Tax Laws and Exemptions

Vermont – Amended Sales and Use Tax and Fuel Tax Provisions

SALT Report 2564 – Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin signed legislation that amends certain sales and use tax provisions as well as a provision for the fuel gross receipts tax. Drugs and Medical Items for Human Use The sales and use Continue reading Vermont – Amended Sales and Use Tax and Fuel Tax Provisions