Multistate – MTC Online Marketplace Seller Voluntary Disclosure Initiative August 17, 2017 through October 17, 2017

SALT Report 3914 – The MTC is sponsoring a prospective amnesty program targeting online marketplace sellers. The amnesty program will begin on Thursday, August 17, 2017 and will close October 17, 2017. The following 19 states have agreed to participate Continue reading Multistate – MTC Online Marketplace Seller Voluntary Disclosure Initiative August 17, 2017 through October 17, 2017

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

Multi-State – Sales Tax Holidays For Back-To-School Shoppers in 2017

Kiplinger Kip Tips by Sarah Smith July 6, 2017 These 16 states offer sales tax breaks on everything from computers to paintbrushes this summer. Before you wander the aisles of your favorite department store to stock up on the new Continue reading Multi-State – Sales Tax Holidays For Back-To-School Shoppers in 2017

Iowa – Filing Extension Granted For Period Ending June 30, 2014

SALT Report 3471 – A filing extension has been granted for counties in which Governor Branstad declared disaster areas due to flooding.  Qualifying counties can file their quarterly Iowa sales and use tax and withholding tax returns for the period ending Continue reading Iowa – Filing Extension Granted For Period Ending June 30, 2014

Iowa – Sales Tax Holiday August 1 and 2, 2014

SALT Report 3422 – Iowa’s annual sales tax holiday will be held on Friday, August 1 and Saturday, August 2, 2014. The exemption applies to select clothing and footwear. For Further Information: Iowa’s Annual Sales Tax Holiday List of Taxable Continue reading Iowa – Sales Tax Holiday August 1 and 2, 2014

Iowa – Sales Tax Webinar for Manufacturers

SALT Report 3074 – The Iowa Department of Revenue is offering a free online Webinar that will focus on the sales tax issues specific to manufacturers and the manufacturing industry. The Webinar is scheduled for Thursday, October 10 from 12:00 Continue reading Iowa – Sales Tax Webinar for Manufacturers

Iowa – Amended Definition of Manufacturer

SALT Report 2980 – Recently enacted legislation in Iowa amends the definition of a manufacturer.  Senate File 452 amended section 423.3, subsection 47 to define a manufacturer as “a person who purchases, receives, or holds personal property of any description Continue reading Iowa – Amended Definition of Manufacturer

Iowa – Penalty Waiver Request Form Now Available Online

SALT Report 2499 – The Iowa Department of Revenue issued a new online form for taxpayers who wish to request a waiver of penalties for failure to timely file a return or pay tax on Iowa sales and use, withholding, Continue reading Iowa – Penalty Waiver Request Form Now Available Online

Iowa – Exemption for Hydroelectricity Conversion Property

SALT Report 2472 – The Iowa State Legislature enacted legislation that creates a sales and use tax exemption for hydroelectricity conversion property when used as an electric power source. The exemption applies to materials used to manufacture, install, or construct Continue reading Iowa – Exemption for Hydroelectricity Conversion Property

Iowa – Newly Enacted and Amended Sales and Use Tax Exemptions

SALT Report 2437 – New legislation in Iowa creates a new sales and use tax exemption and amends an existing exemption. New Exemption The sales price from the sale of chemicals, solvents, sorbents, reagents, or other tangible personal property used Continue reading Iowa – Newly Enacted and Amended Sales and Use Tax Exemptions