Texas – Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $908 Million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments

(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $907.6 million in local sales tax allocations for June, 31.5 percent more than in June 2020. These allocations are based on sales made Continue reading Texas – Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $908 Million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments

Texas – Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $677 Million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments

(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $677.3 million in local sales tax allocations for April, 3.5 percent less than in April 2020. These allocations are based on Continue reading Texas – Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $677 Million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments

Texas – Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $763 Million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments

(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $762.5 million in local sales tax allocations for March, 0.5 percent less than in March 2020. These allocations are based on Continue reading Texas – Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $763 Million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments

Texas – Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $1.05 Billion in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments

(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $1.05 billion in local sales tax allocations for February, 0.7 percent more than in February 2020. These allocations are based on Continue reading Texas – Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $1.05 Billion in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments

Texas – Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $790 Million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments

(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $790.3 million in local sales tax allocations for December, 3.7 percent less than in December 2019. These allocations are based on Continue reading Texas – Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $790 Million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments

Georgia – Third-Party Sellers To Pay Sales Tax Under New Law April 1, 2020

Third-party sellers using online marketplaces such as Amazon, eBay and Airbnb will have to pay sales taxes to the state of Georgia under a bill the governor signed into law Thursday. State officials estimate that House Bill 276, which takes Continue reading Georgia – Third-Party Sellers To Pay Sales Tax Under New Law April 1, 2020

Minnesota – Exemptions for Local Governments

SALT Report 2753 – The Minnesota Department of Revenue updated a sales tax fact sheet that discusses the sales and use tax exemption available to local governments.  Specifically, noted is that effective January 1, 2014, purchases by cities and counties Continue reading Minnesota – Exemptions for Local Governments

Kentucky – Department of Revenue Authorized to Collect Local Government Debts

SALT Report 2294 – Due to recently passed legislation, the Kentucky Department of Revenue has been authorized to collect any debts referred to them by a local government. The legislation defines debts as any amount certified due and owing to Continue reading Kentucky – Department of Revenue Authorized to Collect Local Government Debts