New York – Local Sales Tax Collections Up In New York

“Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli released a report saying collections grew 6 percent statewide in the first six months of 2018. Local collections totaled $8.5 billion over the period statewide compared to $8 billion last year.” www.news10.com Read Article- Sales Tax Collection Continue reading New York – Local Sales Tax Collections Up In New York

Illinois – Cook County Beverage Tax Repealed as of December 1, 2017

On November 10, 2016, the Cook County Board of Commissioners passed the Cook County Sweetened Beverage Tax Ordinance. The tax imposed will be at the rate of $0.01 per ounce on the retail sale of all sweetened beverages in Cook Continue reading Illinois – Cook County Beverage Tax Repealed as of December 1, 2017

Texas – Sales Tax Allocations Released

Salt Report 3634 – Texas State Comptroller Glenn Hegar released sales tax allocation numbers for May 2015. The report shows that the growth in allocations for Brownwood and Early were 3.78% and 2.30% respectively over the same month last year.  Blanket Continue reading Texas – Sales Tax Allocations Released

West Virginia – Local Sales Tax Rate Increase

SALT Report 3028 – The West Virginia State Tax Department released a chart that discusses the state and local sales tax rate increases that will become effective on October 1, 2013.  The rate increases are as follows: Charleston – 6.5% Continue reading West Virginia – Local Sales Tax Rate Increase

Alabama – Local Rate Increases

SALT Report 2926 – The Alabama Department of Revenue issued notices regarding local sales tax rate increases that will take effect in the City of Arab and the Town of Woodland. City of Arab Effective September 1, 2013, the city Continue reading Alabama – Local Rate Increases

Nebraska – 2013 Sales and Use Tax Legislative Changes

SALT Report 2870 – The Nebraska Department of Revenue issued a notice that discusses the 2013 legislative changes that affect various state taxes.  The following address changes to the sales and use tax laws. Net Metering of Electricity Effective October Continue reading Nebraska – 2013 Sales and Use Tax Legislative Changes