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

Minnesota – New Local Sales And Use Tax Rates Announced

SALT Report 3502 – The Minnesota Department of Revenue has announced the addition of a 0.5% local transit sales and use tax to the counties of Fillmore and Todd.  The new tax, beginning January 1, 2015, will apply to retail Continue reading Minnesota – New Local Sales And Use Tax Rates Announced

Minnesota – Soda Clarified As Taxable

SALT Report 3448 – The Minnesota Department of Revenue has determined that soft drinks are a taxable item and the food product exemption does not apply.  For sales tax purposes soft drinks are defined as “nonalcoholic beverges that contain natural Continue reading Minnesota – Soda Clarified As Taxable

Minnesota – Nontaxable Digital Products

SALT Report 3403 – Sales Tax Fact Sheet 177 addresses circumstances when webinars are exempt from sales and use tax. According to the Fact Sheet the following digital products are not taxable: Access to digital news articles Charts and graphs Continue reading Minnesota – Nontaxable Digital Products

Minnesota –Labor Repair And Maintenance For Businesses

SALT Report 3356 – Minnesota Fact Sheet FS152B details the tax implications of charges for repair and maintenance services for businesses. “The sales and use tax on repair and maintenance of certain equipment and machinery for businesses has been repealed Continue reading Minnesota –Labor Repair And Maintenance For Businesses

Minnesota – Revoked Sales Tax Permits As Of April 24, 2014

SALT Report 3344 – Six pages of revocations.  The Minnesota Department of Revenue can suspend (“revoke”) the sales tax permit of any business or person that does not comply with sales and use tax laws.  A business with a revoked permit is Continue reading Minnesota – Revoked Sales Tax Permits As Of April 24, 2014

Minnesota – Storage And Warehousing Sales Tax Repealed

SALT Report 3328 -​The sales and use tax on storage and warehousing services has been repealed. This tax will not go into effect. (It had been set to begin on April 1, 2014.) Storage and warehousing facilities should not charge Continue reading Minnesota – Storage And Warehousing Sales Tax Repealed

Minnesota – Capital Equipment Exemption Effective July 1, 2015

SALT Report 3327 -​The previously reported exemption for capital equipment to take effect in Minnesota is adjusted from September 2014 to July 1, 2015. “On July 1, 2015, Minnesota will change to an upfront sales tax exemption on eligible capital Continue reading Minnesota – Capital Equipment Exemption Effective July 1, 2015