Multi-State – States Renew Push for Taxes On Sugary Drinks

Nearly three decades after a U.S. state last imposed a special tax on sugary drinks, Connecticut’s governor is pushing for one to help close a budget deficit — and bracing for a fight. Taxes on soda and other sugar-loaded drinks Continue reading Multi-State – States Renew Push for Taxes On Sugary Drinks

Massachusetts – EDITORIAL: New Massachusetts Bill Evens Out The Sales Tax Burden

In a sweeping new state budget plan, Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker introduced a measure that would require online marketplaces, such as Amazon and eBay, to collect sales taxes on behalf of third-party vendors which sell products using their platforms. There are currently Continue reading Massachusetts – EDITORIAL: New Massachusetts Bill Evens Out The Sales Tax Burden

Massachusetts – Internet Sales Tax

The Salem News – September 24, 2018 Salem Massachusetts Our view: Internet sales tax a done deal Leave it to Congress to befoul a hard-won moment of clarity and fairness for Massachusetts retailers. It was only a few months ago Continue reading Massachusetts – Internet Sales Tax

Massachusetts – Sales Tax Holiday Happening August 11-12, 2018

“It looks like Massachusetts will have a sales tax holiday this year” www.boston.com The final day of the formal legislative session (Tuesday) was an economic development bill that includes a two-day sales tax-free weekend this month. August, 11-12. Massachusetts Sales Tax Continue reading Massachusetts – Sales Tax Holiday Happening August 11-12, 2018

Massachusetts – Economic Nexus (ENexus) -Threshold 100 and $500,000

Effective date October 1, 2017 For More Information: Massachusetts Department of Revenue Proposed 830 CMR 64H.1.7:  Vendors Making Internet Sales

Massachusetts – House Approves Sales Tax Holiday August 11 and 12, 2018

If all goes according to plan, Massachusetts shoppers will get a tax break for the first time in three years when they go back-to-school shopping on Aug. 11 and 12. The House has voted 124-8 to suspend the state’s 6.25 Continue reading Massachusetts – House Approves Sales Tax Holiday August 11 and 12, 2018

Connecticut – State To Mimic Massachusetts’ Digital “Cookie” Tax Rule

Bloomberg BNA by Aaron Nicodemus November 17, 2017 Connecticut will pursue a “cookie” nexus regime requiring out-of-state internet vendors to collect state sales and use tax in early 2018—similar to a first-of-its-kind regulation already in place in neighboring Massachusetts. Kevin Continue reading Connecticut – State To Mimic Massachusetts’ Digital “Cookie” Tax Rule

Multi-State – Six Weeks Remaining In The MTC Program For Marketplace Sellers

SALT Report 3941 – The Multistate Tax Commission’s Online Marketplace Seller Voluntary Disclosure Initiative will consider applications for voluntary disclosure meeting specific eligibility criteria received during  the time period August 17, 2017 through October 17, 2017. There are six weeks Continue reading Multi-State – Six Weeks Remaining In The MTC Program For Marketplace Sellers

Multistate – MTC Online Marketplace Seller Voluntary Disclosure (24 State 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 24 states have agreed to participate Continue reading Multistate – MTC Online Marketplace Seller Voluntary Disclosure (24 State Initiative) August 17, 2017 through October 17, 2017

Multistate – MTC Online Marketplace Seller Voluntary Disclosure (24 State 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 24 states have agreed to participate Continue reading Multistate – MTC Online Marketplace Seller Voluntary Disclosure (24 State Initiative) August 17, 2017 through October 17, 2017