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

Massachusetts – Massachusetts Internet Cookie Directive Has Crumbled

Bloomberg BNA Salt Talk Blog by Stephanie E. Cangialosi July 6, 2017 On April 3, 2017, the Massachusetts Department of Revenue issued Directive 17-1, detailing circumstances in which an online-retailer located outside of Massachusetts and making sales within the Commonwealth may Continue reading Massachusetts – Massachusetts Internet Cookie Directive Has Crumbled

Massachusetts – Massachusetts Sued Before New Internet Sales Tax Rules Take Effect

Forbes, #TaxTime Kelly Phillips Erb June 12, 2017 “With just over two weeks before a new regulation in Massachusetts was slated to take effect, the measure has hit a roadblock. NetChoice, a trade association of Internet companies and organizations, and American Continue reading Massachusetts – Massachusetts Sued Before New Internet Sales Tax Rules Take Effect

Massachusetts – Directive 17-1 Significant Presence Includes “Cookies”

SALT Report 3897 –  New nexus standards were issued by Massachusetts (Directive 17-1) on, April 3, 2017, which defines electronic signals as tangible personal property including cookies. This purpose of this Directive is to explain the application of the general Continue reading Massachusetts – Directive 17-1 Significant Presence Includes “Cookies”

Massachusetts – Online Sales Tax Moving Toward Lawsuit

June 6, 2017 Aaron Nicodemus Bloomberg BNA “A trade group that represents e-retailers like eBay Inc. and PayPal Inc. plans to sue Massachusetts to stop a plan to collect sales taxes from out-of-state online retailers. NetChoice, a trade group based Continue reading Massachusetts – Online Sales Tax Moving Toward Lawsuit

Massachusetts – Weekend Sales Tax Holiday Begins August 15, 2015 Ends August 16, 2015

SALT Report 3690 – The Massachusetts Department of Revenue will be conducting a weekend sales and use tax holiday for non-business sales at retail of single items of tangible personal property costing $2,500 or less – subject to certain exclusions. Continue reading Massachusetts – Weekend Sales Tax Holiday Begins August 15, 2015 Ends August 16, 2015

Massachusetts – Amnesty Program For Taxpayers With Qualifying Personal Or Business Tax Liabilities

SALT Report 3504 – The Commissioner of Revenue established a two month period of amnesty from September 1, 2014 to October 31, 2014.  The amnesty applies to periods stated on a Notice of Assessment before July 1, 2014 and apply Continue reading Massachusetts – Amnesty Program For Taxpayers With Qualifying Personal Or Business Tax Liabilities