California – Chico Store Pays Sales Tax For Select Feminine Hygiene Products

CHICO, Calif. — A grocery store called the Chico Natural Foods Cooperative announced it will cover the sales tax typically charged with feminine hygiene products.  Current California law does not exempt feminine hygiene products from sales tax. Action News Now asked a customer Continue reading California – Chico Store Pays Sales Tax For Select Feminine Hygiene Products

Washington – Proposal Under Consideration To Exempt Diapers From Sales Tax

OLYMPIA, Wash. – The cost of diapers is becoming a problem for some Washington families who can’t afford to keep their babies changed and dry. Now the state legislature is offering a plan to help in the form of a tax break. That’s Continue reading Washington – Proposal Under Consideration To Exempt Diapers From Sales Tax

Texas – Qualifying Exempt Organizations and Real Property Improvements: Understanding When Incorporated Materials Can Be Purchased Tax Free

This article will provide guidance on the exemption for incorporated materials used in performing real property improvements for a governmental entity or qualified religious, educational and public service nonprofit organization. Buying Incorporated Materials Certain incorporated materials can be purchased tax free when performing Continue reading Texas – Qualifying Exempt Organizations and Real Property Improvements: Understanding When Incorporated Materials Can Be Purchased Tax Free

New York – TSB Recommends Rejection Of ST 120.1 Exemption Certificate (Good Faith)

On June 5, 2018, New York released TSB-A-18(2)S detailing their reasoning behind the recommended rejection of a Contractor Exempt Purchase Certificate (ST 120.1) provided by a customer attempting to rent a truck with no sales tax. The customer was doing work Continue reading New York – TSB Recommends Rejection Of ST 120.1 Exemption Certificate (Good Faith)

Maryland – Sales Tax Holiday August 13th – August 19th

SALT Report 3918 – Qualifying apparel and footwear $100 or less, per item, are exempt from the state sales tax. This year, the first $40 of a backpack or bookbag purchase is also tax-free. Accessory items, except for backpacks, are not Continue reading Maryland – Sales Tax Holiday August 13th – August 19th

Oklahoma – Sales Tax Holiday August 4th – August 6th

SALT Report 3922 – During the Sales tax Holiday, certain clothing and shoe purchases are exempt from sales tax for this time period only. Qualified items are exempt from state, city, county and local municipality sales taxes. Retailers are required Continue reading Oklahoma – Sales Tax Holiday August 4th – August 6th

Virginia – Sales Tax Holiday August 4th – August 6th

SALT Report 3924 – During the sales tax holiday, you can buy qualifying school supplies, clothing, footwear, hurricane and emergency preparedness items, and Energy Star™ and WaterSense™ products without paying sales tax. What items are eligible? School supplies, clothing, and footwear  Qualified Continue reading Virginia – Sales Tax Holiday August 4th – August 6th

Ohio – Sales Tax Holiday August 4th – August 6th

SALT Report 3921 – S.B. 9 enacted a sales tax holiday to occur only in 2017. During the holiday, the following items are exempt from sales and use tax: Clothing priced at $75 per item or less; School supplies priced at $20 per item Continue reading Ohio – Sales Tax Holiday August 4th – August 6th

Arkansas – Sales Tax Holiday August 5th – August 6th

SALT Report 3914 – The Sales Tax Holiday will allow shoppers the opportunity to purchase certain School Supplies, School Art Supplies, School Instructional Materials, and clothing free of state and local sales or use tax.   All retailers are required to participate Continue reading Arkansas – Sales Tax Holiday August 5th – August 6th