Ohio – Sales Tax Holiday August 4th – August 6th

SALT Report 3921 – S.B. 9 enacted a sales tax holiday to occur only in 2017. During the holiday, the following items are exempt from sales and use tax: Clothing priced at $75 per item or less; School supplies priced at $20 per item Continue reading Ohio – Sales Tax Holiday August 4th – August 6th

Multi-State – Sales Tax Holidays For Back-To-School Shoppers in 2017

Kiplinger Kip Tips by Sarah Smith July 6, 2017 These 16 states offer sales tax breaks on everything from computers to paintbrushes this summer. Before you wander the aisles of your favorite department store to stock up on the new Continue reading Multi-State – Sales Tax Holidays For Back-To-School Shoppers in 2017

Ohio – Sales Tax Holiday August 4, 2017 Through August 6, 2017

SALT Report 3906 – Ohio will have a sales tax holiday from Friday, August 4, 2017 at 12:00 a.m. to Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. During the holiday, the following items are exempt from sales and use tax: An item of Continue reading Ohio – Sales Tax Holiday August 4, 2017 Through August 6, 2017

Ohio – New Sales Tax Holiday Moves Forward

SALT Report 3537 – The Ohio Senate approved legislation that would allow for a sales tax free weekend on the first weekend of August 2015.  The first week of August was selected to benefit families who are back-to-school shopping.  The Continue reading Ohio – New Sales Tax Holiday Moves Forward

Ohio – Caustic Solution To Repair Dies Was Taxable

SALT Report 3466 – The Ohio Board of Tax Appeals determined that the taxpayer was liable for use tax on a caustic solution used as part of a die’s preparation process.  Ohio Adm. Code 5703-9-21(C)(4) provides a tax exemption for Continue reading Ohio – Caustic Solution To Repair Dies Was Taxable

Ohio – Sales and Use Tax Record Retention Notice For Food Service Operations

SALT Report 3362 – Every Quarter Ohio publishes an alternative records retention methodology for the food service industry only.  Rather than keeping all records for a full quarter to support sales and use tax returns upon examination the Department allows Continue reading Ohio – Sales and Use Tax Record Retention Notice For Food Service Operations

Ohio –Tax Commissioner (Joe Testa) Delivers Commitment And Tax Refund, Literally

SALT Report 3247 – Today, Ohio Tax Commissioner, Joe Testa personally hand delivered a refund check to a taxpayer to make a point.  The check totaled $7,085.98 (tax and interest).  Ohio is now proactively reaching out to taxpayers to notify Continue reading Ohio –Tax Commissioner (Joe Testa) Delivers Commitment And Tax Refund, Literally

Ohio – Reforming Historical Refund Practices

SALT Report 3180 – Ohio Tax Commissioner Joe Testa announces new refund approach.  In an effort to help businesses, “Ohio will be accelerating the outreach to businesses that inadvertently overpaid their taxes in order to make sure they are refunded Continue reading Ohio – Reforming Historical Refund Practices

Ohio – Streamlined Sale and Use Tax – Ohio Admitted as 23rd Full Member State

SALT Report 3168 – The state of Ohio has been unanimously approved as the 23rd full member state by the Streamlined Sales Tax Governing Board (November 5, 2013). For Further Information: SSTP Press Release Ohio Membership November 5, 2013 SR Continue reading Ohio – Streamlined Sale and Use Tax – Ohio Admitted as 23rd Full Member State

Ohio – Request for Remission of Penalties and Interest Denied by Board of Tax Appeals

SALT Report 3141  – The Ohio Board of Tax Appeals denied a request for the remission of penalties and interest imposed for failing to file sales tax returns and remit payment.  According to Ohio Tax Law, remission of a penalty Continue reading Ohio – Request for Remission of Penalties and Interest Denied by Board of Tax Appeals