New York – Local Sales Tax Collections Up In New York

“Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli released a report saying collections grew 6 percent statewide in the first six months of 2018. Local collections totaled $8.5 billion over the period statewide compared to $8 billion last year.” www.news10.com Read Article- Sales Tax Collection Continue reading New York – Local Sales Tax Collections Up In New York

New York – TSB Recommends Rejection Of ST 120.1 Exemption Certificate (Good Faith)

On June 5, 2018, New York released TSB-A-18(2)S detailing their reasoning behind the recommended rejection of a Contractor Exempt Purchase Certificate (ST 120.1) provided by a customer attempting to rent a truck with no sales tax. The customer was doing work Continue reading New York – TSB Recommends Rejection Of ST 120.1 Exemption Certificate (Good Faith)

New York – What New Yorkers Should Know About The Supreme Court’s Sales-Tax Decision

New York Business Journal by Anthony Noto June 29, 2018 A recent Supreme Court decision is expected to shake the current sales tax structure of the country. The 5-4 vote in South Dakota v. Wayfair Inc. overturned a 1992 ruling that prevented states from Continue reading New York – What New Yorkers Should Know About The Supreme Court’s Sales-Tax Decision

New York – NYS Tax Department Issues Guidance On Changes To The Tax Law

SALT Report 3951 – The NYS Tax Department has issued guidance on changes to the tax law regarding sales tax on aviation fuel effective 12/1/2017. The documents listed below explain the tax law changes to take place. For More Information: Continue reading New York – NYS Tax Department Issues Guidance On Changes To The Tax Law

New York – NYS Tax Department Issues Sales Tax Advisory Opinion, Cloud Collaboration Service Is Taxable

SALT Report 3913 – Petitioner’s  “Cloud Collaboration Service” is subject to sales tax as canned software. (TSB-A-17(9)S). To View the Advisory Opinion: Advisory Opinion TSB-A-17(9)S

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