South Carolina – Sales Tax Holiday August 4th – August 6th

SALT Report 3923 – During the annual Sales Tax Holiday,  a variety of approved school supply items are exempt from the 6% state sales tax and any applicable local taxes. In years past, shoppers have saved between $2 million and $3 million during Continue reading South Carolina – Sales Tax Holiday August 4th – August 6th

Iowa – Sales Tax Holiday Weekend August 4th – August 5th

SALT Report 3913 – Get select clothing and footwear items tax exempt. Each item must have a selling price of $100 or less. Some tax free items include: Clothing and footwear for everyday wear such as shirts, pants, caps/hats, socks, shoes, Continue reading Iowa – Sales Tax Holiday Weekend August 4th – August 5th

South Carolina – Annual Sales Tax Holiday August 4, 2017 Through August 6, 2017

SALT Report 3907 – South Carolina’s popular Sales Tax Holiday weekend will kick off Friday, August 4 and run through Sunday, August 6. During the annual Sales Tax Holiday, a variety of approved school supply items are exempt from the 6% state Continue reading South Carolina – Annual Sales Tax Holiday August 4, 2017 Through August 6, 2017

Tennessee – Guidance Issued On Taxable Sales Of TPP By Service Providers Exempt From Business Tax

SALT Report 3514 – The Tennessee Department of Revenue has issued guidance to clarify tax obligations for businesses primarily providing exempt services.  Business tax must still be paid on sales of tangible personal property and taxable services. A provider of Continue reading Tennessee – Guidance Issued On Taxable Sales Of TPP By Service Providers Exempt From Business Tax

Nevada – Unprecedented Tax Incentives To Bring Tesla Motors To Nevada

SALT Report 3477 –  On September 11, 2014 Governor Brian Sandoval signed legislation that will provide up to $1.3 billion dollars in tax credits and incentives, bringing Tesla Motors’ $5 billion dollar “gigafactory” to the state of Nevada. Some of the Continue reading Nevada – Unprecedented Tax Incentives To Bring Tesla Motors To Nevada

California – La Habra Free Tax Seminar For Nonprofit And Exempt Organizations

SALT Report 3459 – A free tax seminar for nonprofit and exempt organizations will be held on Wednesday, September 17 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the La Habra Community Center, 101 West La Habra Boulevard, La Habra, CA Continue reading California – La Habra Free Tax Seminar For Nonprofit And Exempt Organizations

Louisiana – Second Amendment Weekend Sales Tax Holiday; Hunting Supplies Tax Free

SALT Report 3458 – Friday, September 5 through Sunday September 7, guns, ammunition and other hunting supplies will be exempt from sales tax for individual consumers. Examples of qualifying hunting supplies: • Firearms that may be legally sold or purchased Continue reading Louisiana – Second Amendment Weekend Sales Tax Holiday; Hunting Supplies Tax Free

Maine – Guidance for Florists

SALT Report 3105 – Maine Revenue Services has revised its guidance regarding the application of sales and use tax to sales made by florists. The bulletin states that retail sales by florists and other producers or sellers of flowers, wreaths, Continue reading Maine – Guidance for Florists

Minnesota – Taxability of Prepared Foods

SALT Report 3104 – The Minnesota Department of Revenue updated a sales tax fact sheet that discusses the taxability of prepared foods.  Generally, prepared foods or drinks are subject to the 6.875% state sales tax rate, in addition to any Continue reading Minnesota – Taxability of Prepared Foods

Virginia – Revised Guidelines for the Upcoming Sales Tax Holiday

SALT Report 3073 – The Virginia Department of Taxation revised its guidelines and rules for the State’s annual Energy Star and WaterSense sales tax holiday. This year’s holiday is scheduled for October 11, 2013 and will end on Monday, Oct. Continue reading Virginia – Revised Guidelines for the Upcoming Sales Tax Holiday