CALIFORNIA – No Sales Tax Increase In Santa Clarita For 2019

Officials confirmed Wednesday that there would be no increase to the local sales tax rates in Santa Clarita this year. While residents of many cities and several counties across California were recently informed of an upcoming increase to their local Continue reading CALIFORNIA – No Sales Tax Increase In Santa Clarita For 2019

Multi State – State governments Have Proposed An application Of Sales Tax For Travel Agency Services

According to The American Society Of Travel Advisors Sate governments Such As Connecticut, Nebraska, And Utah have proposed that sales tax be collected from Travel Agency Services. ASTA.Org Travelpulse.com

Pennsylvania – A Tax Foundation Study Concludes PA To Be the 21st Best By The Numbers

According to A Tax Foundation PA has the 21st most business friendly sales tax structure in the U.S. The highest scoring states in this study generally do not tax sales, PA has remained unchanged since the 2018 study as well. Continue reading Pennsylvania – A Tax Foundation Study Concludes PA To Be the 21st Best By The Numbers

California – Additional Registration And Collection Requirements For Out-Of-State Businesses Selling Certain Items In To CA

The following products have additional registration and collection requirements in California, Effective as of April 1, 2019. 1.New tires or motor vehicles and equipment that include new tires 2.Covered electronic devices 3.Lead-acid batteries 4.Lumber products or engineered wood products. April Continue reading California – Additional Registration And Collection Requirements For Out-Of-State Businesses Selling Certain Items In To CA

California – Cannabis Excise Tax Mark-up Rate Reaches 60 Percent

“The CDTFA is responsible for determining a mark-up rate on a biannual basis in six-month intervals. The mark-up rate must be used by distributors to compute the average market price of cannabis or cannabis products sold or transferred to a Continue reading California – Cannabis Excise Tax Mark-up Rate Reaches 60 Percent

Arkansas – Jonesboro Sets Single Month City Sales Tax Collection Record

Jonesboro had its best city sales and use tax collection month ever in the February report. The city took in $1.952 million during the month, a 5% increase from the same month in 2018, which was also the former highest Continue reading Arkansas – Jonesboro Sets Single Month City Sales Tax Collection Record

Maryland – “SB533” Short-Term Rental Sites Are To Collect Maryland Sales And Use Tax

“Senate Bill 533”, would require short-term rental sites to collect the 6% Maryland sales and use tax at the time of booking and remit the fees to the state. Hotel owners have a 6% price disadvantage until this bill is Continue reading Maryland – “SB533” Short-Term Rental Sites Are To Collect Maryland Sales And Use Tax

North Dakota – IHS Markit predicts steeper budget then Gov. Doug Burgum’s proposed

North Dakota’s revenue projections have recently not been accurate. “Lawmakers hired IHS in late 2017 to provide a second opinion on revenue projections after previous estimates missed the mark”. The forecast given by IHS ultimately predicted a 13.3 percent deficit Continue reading North Dakota – IHS Markit predicts steeper budget then Gov. Doug Burgum’s proposed

Wisconsin – Certain Internet Sellers Must Collect, Remit Wisconsin Sales Tax

Wisconsin Department of Revenue has issues an emergency rule, effective October 1. This rule states,”out-of-state internet retailers are to collect and remit Wisconsin sales taxes if annual sales or transactions exceed a certain threshold amount.”   Wisconsin DOR – Examples