MAINE – MRS Petition For Reconsideration Form Revised

MRS has revised its Petition for Reconsideration form which should be used when a taxpayer would like MRS to reconsider certain determinations with which the taxpayer disagrees. The revised form is available on the MRS website at www.maine.gov/revenue/forms (click on Continue reading MAINE – MRS Petition For Reconsideration Form Revised

MAINE – Notice Of Bureau Policy Change

“Business Equipment Tax Exemption Program” “Business Equipment Tax Reimbursement Program” MRS has implemented a policy change regarding eligibility of certain business equipment in the Business Equipment Tax Exemption (BETE) and the Business Equipment Tax Reimbursement (BETR) programs. Interior decoration, such Continue reading MAINE – Notice Of Bureau Policy Change

MAINE – MRS Released A Publication Regarding Taxpayer Service Hours

Beginning August 1, 2019, MRS is changing taxpayer telephone services to better serve the needs of Maine taxpayers and tax professionals.  MRS telephone assistance will be available Monday through Friday between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Summary Of Taxpayer Services: Continue reading MAINE – MRS Released A Publication Regarding Taxpayer Service Hours

Maine – State Passes Tax Refund for Commercial Maple Syrup, Honey

AUGUSTA, MAINE (AP) — Maine lawmakers are making sure that a sales tax refund and exemption includes the commercial production of maple syrup and honey. Republican Rep. MaryAnne Kinney’s emergency bill now awaits a decision from Gov. Janet Mills, a fellow Democrat. Continue reading Maine – State Passes Tax Refund for Commercial Maple Syrup, Honey

Maine – Store Owner Sentenced For Failing To Pay Sales Taxes

FRYEBURG, Maine (AP) — The owner of a Maine convenience store is heading to jail for pocketing $370,000 in state sales taxes. The state Attorney General’s Office says 48-year-old Robert Quinn was sentenced Friday to four years in jail, with Continue reading Maine – Store Owner Sentenced For Failing To Pay Sales Taxes

Multistate – Wayfair Economic Nexus (ENexus) Enforcement Thresholds As of August 21, 2018

ENexus Thresholds As Of August 21, 2018 Ref No. State Enforcement Date Dollars of Sales Number of Sales Enexus Threshold 1 OH 1/1/2018 $25,000 0 25/0 2 PA 4/1/2018 $10,000 0 10/0 3 HI 7/1/2018 $100,000 200 100/200 4 ID Continue reading Multistate – Wayfair Economic Nexus (ENexus) Enforcement Thresholds As of August 21, 2018

Maine – Economic Nexus (ENexus) – Threshold 200 Or $100,000 Enforcing 7/1/2018

This statute will be enforced for sales occurring on or after July 1, 2018, the first monthly filing period after the date of the Wayfair decision. MRS urges every seller that is subject to section 1951-B and has not already done so Continue reading Maine – Economic Nexus (ENexus) – Threshold 200 Or $100,000 Enforcing 7/1/2018

Multistate – Wayfair Economic Nexus (ENexus) Thresholds As of July 24, 2018

ENexus Thresholds As of July 24, 2018 Ref State Date Number of Sales Dollars of Sales Enexus Threshold 1 IN 1/1/2017 200 $100,000 100/200 2 WY 1/1/2017 200 $100,000 100/200 3 RI 8/17/2017 200 $100,000 100/200 4 ME 10/1/2017 200 Continue reading Multistate – Wayfair Economic Nexus (ENexus) Thresholds As of July 24, 2018

Maine – Sales, Use And Service Provider Tax Symposiums

SALT Report 3457 – The symposiums will inform taxpayers of recent changes to laws and policies as well as a review of current sales, use and service provider laws and recent issues of interest.  Four dates have been announced, all Continue reading Maine – Sales, Use And Service Provider Tax Symposiums