Kentucky – KY Legislature Grants Final Approval to Incentives for Amazon; Air Carriers in Kentucky

SurfKY News FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/9/17) Yesterday, the Kentucky Senate gave final passage to a bill that will incentivize future growth of e-commerce operations in Kentucky. In January, Amazon announced that it is bringing a $1.5 billion hub to northern Kentucky, Continue reading Kentucky – KY Legislature Grants Final Approval to Incentives for Amazon; Air Carriers in Kentucky

Idaho – Online Sales and Use Tax Hike: Bill Introduced To Join Streamline Sales Tax Governing Board

Salt Report 3597 – Rep. Lance Clow (Idaho State Representative 24A) has introduced H0283 Statement Of Purpose RS23681 in the House Revenue and Taxation Committee looking to add Idaho to a “national working group tasked with helping states prepare for Continue reading Idaho – Online Sales and Use Tax Hike: Bill Introduced To Join Streamline Sales Tax Governing Board

Multi-State – Marketplace Fairness Act Reintroduced in the Senate

Salt Report 3580 – The Senate has re-introduced a bipartisan bill aimed at making it easier for states to collect sales taxes on online purchases. The legislation, known as the Marketplace Fairness Act, passed the Senate in 2013 but was Continue reading Multi-State – Marketplace Fairness Act Reintroduced in the Senate

Washington – New Legislation Regarding E-Commerce Sales Tax

Salt Report 3566 –According to new legislation proposed to the Washington Senate on January 23 2015, remote sellers with nexus in Washington will be obligated to collect retail sales tax as defined within the bill. Further Information: Senate Bill 5541

Illinois –Amazon And Other Online Retailers To Begin Sales Tax Collections February 1, 2105

Salt Report 3552–February 1, 2015 marks the beginning (again) of the online sales and use tax collection requirement in Illinois.  Amazon and other ecommerce merchants will now be required to collect and remit 6.25% state tax under the new “e-fairness” Continue reading Illinois –Amazon And Other Online Retailers To Begin Sales Tax Collections February 1, 2105