Louisiana – Senate Bill No. 138 Includes Marketplace Facilitators Under The Definition Of Remote Sellers Effective July 1, 2020

On May 28, 2020, the Louisiana Legislature passed S.B. 138 will require marketplace facilitators to collect and remit state and local sales and use taxes if they exceed an economic nexus threshold of $100,000 in sales or 200 transactions in Continue reading Louisiana – Senate Bill No. 138 Includes Marketplace Facilitators Under The Definition Of Remote Sellers Effective July 1, 2020

Louisiana- Enacts Economic Nexus Provisions

Effective Date: TBD with 30 days notice; effective date will be no later than July 1, 2020 – change to Registration within 30 days of meeting threshold or July 30, 2020 for those meeting threshold by June 30, 2020 with collection Continue reading Louisiana- Enacts Economic Nexus Provisions

Louisiana- Legislature Passes Marketplace Collection Bill

On May 28, 2020, the Louisiana Legislature passed S.B. 138, which, if signed by the Governor, will require marketplace facilitators to collect and remit state and local sales and use taxes if they exceed an economic nexus threshold of $100,000 Continue reading Louisiana- Legislature Passes Marketplace Collection Bill

Louisiana – State Supreme Court Considers Sales Tax Case

The Louisiana Supreme Court is currently deliberating a case that could have an enormous impact on marketplace facilitators in Louisiana. Who owes the tax on marketplace sales? The state’s highest court is being asked to decide who’s responsible for collecting Continue reading Louisiana – State Supreme Court Considers Sales Tax Case

Louisiana – State Introduces Proposed Remote Seller Policy and Guidance

The Louisiana Sales and Use Tax Commission for Remote Sellers introduced two Draft Notices at their September 12, 2019 Meeting. Policy Statements and Guidance Notice of Intent Mandatory Electronic Filing of Remote Sellers Tax Returns and Payment of Related Sales Continue reading Louisiana – State Introduces Proposed Remote Seller Policy and Guidance

LOUISIANA – Walmart Sales Tax Dispute Heads To Louisiana Supreme Court

Walmart.com has only about $140,000 directly at stake in a tax fight with a Louisiana parish. But the company’s court challenge to that amount may have ramifications for other online marketplace providers and for Walmart’s operations elsewhere in the state Continue reading LOUISIANA – Walmart Sales Tax Dispute Heads To Louisiana Supreme Court

Louisiana – June 2019 Remote Sellers Commission Metting Brings Good News and… No News

Monday’s meeting in Baton Rouge of the Louisiana Sales and Use Tax Commission for Remote Sellers included two pieces of good news for just about everyone involved in or affected by the state’s effort to centralize the collection and remittance of Continue reading Louisiana – June 2019 Remote Sellers Commission Metting Brings Good News and… No News

Louisiana – Sales Tax Phase-Out Bill Edges Forward in Louisiana House

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A proposal to phase out the centerpiece of a seven-year tax deal enacted last year to stabilize Louisiana‘s budget started moving Monday in the House, over the objections of Gov. John Bel Edwards. The House Ways Continue reading Louisiana – Sales Tax Phase-Out Bill Edges Forward in Louisiana House

Louisiana – Bid To Rework Louisiana Sales Tax Deal Rejected By Senators

Republican lawmakers seeking to rework or repeal a Louisiana sales tax compromise passed last year seem unlikely to gain traction for the ideas with the Senate tax committee. The Senate Revenue and Fiscal Affairs Committee on Monday shot down the Continue reading Louisiana – Bid To Rework Louisiana Sales Tax Deal Rejected By Senators

Louisiana – State Collecting More Sales Taxes From Online Purchases

BATON ROUGE – Louisiana’s sales tax collections from internet purchases are growing, even though the system still involves out-of-state retailers voluntarily remitting taxes for online product sales. The state revenue department told a legislative commission that Louisiana received $740,000 in Continue reading Louisiana – State Collecting More Sales Taxes From Online Purchases