Iowa – Iowa Legislature’s 2020 Sales and Use Tax Changes

The Iowa Legislature passed a bill last week enacting several changes to Iowa tax laws. This bill makes changes made to Iowa’s Sales and Use Tax laws. These changes will be implemented when Governor Reynolds signs the bill. She has Continue reading Iowa – Iowa Legislature’s 2020 Sales and Use Tax Changes

Louisiana – Calcasieu Parish Offers Extension for Sales Tax Payments

Calcasieu Parish governments are extending the dealine for payments of March sales and use taxes. Due to the continued impact to businesses in Calcasieu Parish from the “stay at home” order throughout the state, the local governing bodies that levy Continue reading Louisiana – Calcasieu Parish Offers Extension for Sales Tax Payments

Iowa – City of Des Moines Projects $18 Million Loss Because of COVID-19

The city of Des Moines estimates an $18 million loss of revenue for the next 60 days, and it’s all attributed to COVID-19. With the city at a stand still, it’s projected that there will be little revenue from sales Continue reading Iowa – City of Des Moines Projects $18 Million Loss Because of COVID-19

IOWA- Des Moines, suburbs overwhelmingly approve sales tax increase

After failing in three previous elections, voters in Des Moines and five other cities in Polk County on Tuesday overwhelmingly approved a 1-cent sales tax increase. More than 70 percent of Des Moines voters backed the increase, according to unofficial Continue reading IOWA- Des Moines, suburbs overwhelmingly approve sales tax increase

Iowa – Retail Sales and Use Tax Quarterly Report Available September 2015

SALT Report 3761 – The Iowa Department of Revenue has released the Iowa Retail Sales and Use Tax Quarterly Report for the quarter ending September 2015 to their website. The report covers retail sales and use tax data for taxable Continue reading Iowa – Retail Sales and Use Tax Quarterly Report Available September 2015

Iowa – Potential Scam Targeting Iowa Taxpayers

Salt Report 3577 – The Iowa Department of Revenue has been made aware of a potential scam targeting Iowa taxpayers.  The scam begins through an automated phone call, which shows on caller ID as being from 515-281-3114.  That phone number Continue reading Iowa – Potential Scam Targeting Iowa Taxpayers