Virginia – State On The Verge Of Approving Its First Local Option Sales Tax

Virginia is on the verge of creating local option sales tax authority for precisely one jurisdiction, and it’s been flying completely under the radar. Halifax County, population 35,000, is about to upend Virginia’s sales tax system and potentially open the Continue reading Virginia – State On The Verge Of Approving Its First Local Option Sales Tax

Idaho – Nez Perce Local Option Sales Tax Ends

SALT Report 3479 – Nez Perce County’s 0.5% local option sales tax will expire on September 30, 2014.  As of October 1, 2014 the local option sales tax should no longer be collected. For Further Information: ID News Release Nez Continue reading Idaho – Nez Perce Local Option Sales Tax Ends

Georgia – Supreme Court Holds that Portions of LOST are Unconstitutional

SALT Report 3099 – On October 7, 2013, the Georgia Supreme Court issued an opinion in the matter of Turner County v. City of Ashburn.  In the opinion, the Court held that certain portions of Georgia’s Local Option Sales Tax Continue reading Georgia – Supreme Court Holds that Portions of LOST are Unconstitutional