Multistate – MTC Online Marketplace Seller Voluntary Disclosure Initiative August 17, 2017 through October 17, 2017

SALT Report 3914 – The MTC is sponsoring a prospective amnesty program targeting online marketplace sellers. The amnesty program will begin on Thursday, August 17, 2017 and will close October 17, 2017. The following 19 states have agreed to participate Continue reading Multistate – MTC Online Marketplace Seller Voluntary Disclosure Initiative August 17, 2017 through October 17, 2017

Louisiana – Sales Tax Holiday August 4th – August 5th

SALT Report 3917 – During the sales tax holiday, eligible purchases of most items of tangible personal property are subject to a state sales tax rate of only three percent. This sales tax exemption applies to the first $2500 of the Continue reading Louisiana – Sales Tax Holiday August 4th – August 5th

Multi-State – Sales Tax Holidays For Back-To-School Shoppers in 2017

Kiplinger Kip Tips by Sarah Smith July 6, 2017 These 16 states offer sales tax breaks on everything from computers to paintbrushes this summer. Before you wander the aisles of your favorite department store to stock up on the new Continue reading Multi-State – Sales Tax Holidays For Back-To-School Shoppers in 2017

Louisiana – Notification Requirement Set To Begin July 1, 2017

SALT Report 3898 – House Bill 1121, which is set to begin July 1, 2017, applies to remote retailers with annual cumulative gross receipts in Louisiana that exceed $50,000. On June 17, 2016, legislation was signed by Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards establishing notification and Continue reading Louisiana – Notification Requirement Set To Begin July 1, 2017

Louisiana – Second Amendment Weekend Sales Tax Holiday; Hunting Supplies Tax Free

SALT Report 3458 – Friday, September 5 through Sunday September 7, guns, ammunition and other hunting supplies will be exempt from sales tax for individual consumers. Examples of qualifying hunting supplies: • Firearms that may be legally sold or purchased Continue reading Louisiana – Second Amendment Weekend Sales Tax Holiday; Hunting Supplies Tax Free

Louisiana – 2014 Tax Amnesty Program October 15 To November 14

SALT Report 3445 – The 30 day tax amnesty program will allow noncompliant individual and business taxpayers to pay delinquent taxes and have all penalties and 50 percent of interest owed waived.  Additionally a new option to pay installments over Continue reading Louisiana – 2014 Tax Amnesty Program October 15 To November 14

Louisiana – Tax Amnesty Program Continues through 2014 and 2015

SALT Report 3419 – The Louisiana Tax Delinquency Amnesty Act of 2013 will continue in 2014 and 2015. For the 2014 amnesty program: taxes due prior to January 1, 2014, for which the department has issued an individual or a Continue reading Louisiana – Tax Amnesty Program Continues through 2014 and 2015

Louisiana—Resale Exemption Certificates Discontinued At Local Level

SALT Report 3388 – Effective November 1, 2009, the Calcasieu Parish Sales and Use Tax Office announced that locally prepared Resale Exemption Certificates will no longer be issued.  In its place, the Louisiana Department of Revenue (DOR) will be issuing Continue reading Louisiana—Resale Exemption Certificates Discontinued At Local Level

Louisiana – Hurricane Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday May 24 & 25

SALT Report 3364 – On May 24 and 25 eligible purchases will not be subject to the 4% state sales tax for the first $1,500 of purchase price for each item. Eligible purchases include: • Self-powered light sources, such as Continue reading Louisiana – Hurricane Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday May 24 & 25

Louisiana – Use Tax Since 1935

SALT Report 3261 – A Louisiana state perspective on Use Tax…what is it…who owes it…how do I pay it? “Louisiana, like other states that impose a sales tax, also taxes the use of property that is brought into the state Continue reading Louisiana – Use Tax Since 1935