Texas – Sales Tax Overview for Contractors

This official video from the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts explains the basic terms used in the state’s tax laws and rules, and provides an overview of the tax responsibilities of contractors and taxable service providers. See video here: Sales Continue reading Texas – Sales Tax Overview for Contractors

Wisconsin – Updated Guidance for Septic System Installers

SALT Report 3062 – The Wisconsin Department of Revenue updated its guidance for septic system installers to address the sales and use tax exemption that recently took effect.  The publication discusses the application of tax to contracts that were entered Continue reading Wisconsin – Updated Guidance for Septic System Installers

Wyoming – Taxability of Lodging and Guide Services

SALT Report 3060 – The Wyoming Department of Revenue issued guidance regarding the taxability of charges for outdoor guides, lodging, and meals when provided by a guide, outfitter, or dude ranch.  The Department advises that the manner in which the Continue reading Wyoming – Taxability of Lodging and Guide Services

Hawaii – Offers in Compromise

SALT Report 2831 – Due to the recent passage of Act 6, Laws 2013, the Hawaii Department of Taxation issued guidance regarding the amendments to the requirements for submitting an offer in compromise.  Specifically, Act 6 requires that all offers Continue reading Hawaii – Offers in Compromise