South Dakota – Cities To Lose Millions In Internet Service Tax

RAPID CITY, S.D. Rapid City is expected to lose more than $2 million in state funding over the next two years following the congressional repeal of South Dakota’s tax on internet service. The 2016 Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act, which Continue reading South Dakota – Cities To Lose Millions In Internet Service Tax

North Dakota – Internet Access Charges Exempt From Sales Tax Beginning July 1, 2017

SALT Report 3904 – Beginning July 1, 2017, all charges for Internet access will be exempt from sales and use taxes in the state of North Dakota. North Dakota has been one of the few remaining states allowed to tax Continue reading North Dakota – Internet Access Charges Exempt From Sales Tax Beginning July 1, 2017

North Carolina – Internet Tax Freedom Act Extended

SALT Report 3756 – Internet access charges and telecommunications gross receipts charged to internet services providers remain exempt via the ITFA extension through October 1, 2016. “The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016 (“Act”), was signed by President Barack Obama on December Continue reading North Carolina – Internet Tax Freedom Act Extended

Multistate – Internet Tax Freedom Act (ITFA) Set To Expire Today (October 1, 2015)

SALT Report 3722 – The ITFA was first passed in 1998 and has been extended and revised along the way. The ITFA prohibits states from subjecting internet access charges to tax and is set to expire on October 1, 2015. Continue reading Multistate – Internet Tax Freedom Act (ITFA) Set To Expire Today (October 1, 2015)

Multi-State – Spending Bill Includes Ban On Taxing Internet Access

SALT Report 3535 – A $1.1 trillion dollar spending bill extends the ban on taxing internet access through October 1, 2015.  This will be the fourth renewal to ban internet access taxes.  Senate Finance Committee chairman Ron Wyden, who originally Continue reading Multi-State – Spending Bill Includes Ban On Taxing Internet Access

Multi-State – Speaker Boehner Shuts Down Online Sales Tax Bill

SALT Report 3530 – Speaker Boehner, who has expressed significant concerns about the Marketplace Fairness Act (MFA), has announced that it will not come to a vote during the lame-duck session of the 113th Congress.  The MFA seeks to impose Continue reading Multi-State – Speaker Boehner Shuts Down Online Sales Tax Bill

Multi-State – Internet Tax Freedom Act Extended

SALT Report 3491 – President Barack Obama signed federal legislation to extend the Internet Tax Freedom Act (ITFA) through December 11, 2014.  The federal moratorium which was previously set to expire on November 1, 2014, bans states from taxing internet Continue reading Multi-State – Internet Tax Freedom Act Extended

Georgia – Expiration Of The Federal Moratorium On The Taxation Of Internet Access Charges

SALT Report 3465 – The Internet Tax Freedom Act (ITFA) which imposes a moratorium on the taxation of charges for internet access, is set to expire on November 1, 2014.  Currently  the state of Georgia does not have a law Continue reading Georgia – Expiration Of The Federal Moratorium On The Taxation Of Internet Access Charges

Illinois – IL Supreme Court rules “Click-Through” Nexus Law Unconstitutional

SALT Report 3121 – In a ruling issued on 10/18/13, the Illinois Supreme Court agreed with a lower circuit court that the Illinois “Click-Through” nexus law, which was enacted in 2011 via Public Act 96-1544, is unconstitutional.  The plaintiff’s in Continue reading Illinois – IL Supreme Court rules “Click-Through” Nexus Law Unconstitutional

Colorado – Tax Filing Relief for Flood Victims Extended

SALT Report 3105 – The Colorado Department of Revenue updated a previously issued news release to reflect that the Department is extending filing and payment deadlines, and is waiving penalties and interest for all taxpayers and tax professionals directly impacted Continue reading Colorado – Tax Filing Relief for Flood Victims Extended