New York – NY ‘Amazon tax’ blocked at NY Capitol

Democrat Chronicle Jon Campbell , @JonCampbellGANPublished 4:25 p.m. ET April 25, 2017 | Updated 5:48 p.m. ET April 25, 2017 ALBANY – A bid to force major online marketplaces like Amazon to collect sales tax on more purchases appears to Continue reading New York – NY ‘Amazon tax’ blocked at NY Capitol

Multi-State – 10 more states will now collect sales taxes from Amazon shoppers

Darla Mercado | @darla_mercado February 1st 2017 – 4 Hours Ago – CNBC.com “More Amazon shoppers can expect to pay sales taxes when they buy online this year. The massive internet merchant is adding 10 more states to the list Continue reading Multi-State – 10 more states will now collect sales taxes from Amazon shoppers

New York – US Flags Exempt From Sales Tax

www.nydailynews.com by “The state Division of Veterans’ Affairs is reminding New Yorkers over the Memorial Day weekend that the flags of the U.S., New York, military branches, military services and prisoners of war are exempt from sales taxes. Tax authorities Continue reading New York – US Flags Exempt From Sales Tax

New York – The New York State Department Of Taxation And Finance Excused Bitcoin Users From Paying Sales Tax

SALT Report 3533 – In the memorandum the Department states that convertible virtual currency, such as Bitcoin, are considered intangible personal property for sales tax purposes.  Therefore purchases or use of Bitcoins are not subject to sales tax.  However, the Continue reading New York – The New York State Department Of Taxation And Finance Excused Bitcoin Users From Paying Sales Tax

New York – Revised Policy On Storage In Transit

SALT Report 3526 – The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance has released a memorandum regarding policy changes on storage and transit services provided in conjunction with an exempt transportation services.  In the State of New York transportation Continue reading New York – Revised Policy On Storage In Transit

New York – Haunted Houses Subject To Sales Tax

SALT Report 3515 – A New York taxpayer filed a petition for an Advisory Opinion regarding sales tax obligations for haunted houses.  The petitioner charges admission to the haunted houses which are registered with the state as amusement rides.  Occasionally Continue reading New York – Haunted Houses Subject To Sales Tax

New York – Department Of Taxation And Finance Announces Sales And Use Tax Legislative Changes

SALT Report 3503 – The New York Department of Taxation and Finance has released a memorandum containing a summary of sales and use tax changes enacted as part of the 2014-2015 New York state budget.  The new legislative changes include: Continue reading New York – Department Of Taxation And Finance Announces Sales And Use Tax Legislative Changes

New York – LLC Members Liable For Company’s Sales And Use Taxes

SALT Report 3499 – In a decision by the State of New York Division of Tax Appeals, limited liability company members Eugene Boissiere and Jason Krystal were found responsible for sales and use taxes assessed against the company.  Originally the Continue reading New York – LLC Members Liable For Company’s Sales And Use Taxes

New York – Local Sales Tax Collections Update July 2014

SALT Report 3431 – “Local sales tax collections in New York State grew by $173 million, or 2.4 percent, for the first six months of 2014 compared to collections during the same period in 2013.  This is less than half of Continue reading New York – Local Sales Tax Collections Update July 2014

New York – Sales Tax Resale Exclusion To Purchases Of Equipment By Cable And Satellite Television Service Providers

SALT Report 3325 – The New York Department of Taxation released TSB-M-(3)S to clarify that rental boxes provided by a cable company could be purchased for resale.  The terms of the documented rental agreement satisfied the criteria necessary to be Continue reading New York – Sales Tax Resale Exclusion To Purchases Of Equipment By Cable And Satellite Television Service Providers