Florida – Why Floridians May Soon Pay More When Shopping Online

Right now there is no law requiring it, but lawmakers want companies to start charging you sales tax. FORT MYERS, Fla. – Your online purchases could soon cost you more. That’s because Florida lawmakers want companies to start charging you sales Continue reading Florida – Why Floridians May Soon Pay More When Shopping Online

Louisiana Collecting More Sales Taxes From Online Purchases

Louisiana’s sales tax collections from internet purchases are growing, even though the system still involves out-of-state retailers voluntarily remitting taxes for online product sales.The state revenue department told a legislative commission that Louisiana received $740,000 in sales tax collections from Continue reading Louisiana Collecting More Sales Taxes From Online Purchases

Nebraska – Senators Give Initial OK To Bill That Would Let Nebraska Collect Sales Taxes On Online Purchases

LINCOLN — After a brief debate Monday, state lawmakers gave initial approval to bill that would allow Nebraska to start collecting sales taxes from out-of-state Internet retailers. Legislative Bill 284 would go into effect on April 1 if legislators give an OK Continue reading Nebraska – Senators Give Initial OK To Bill That Would Let Nebraska Collect Sales Taxes On Online Purchases

Nebraska – Online Sales Tax Bill Moves Ahead; Property Tax Talks Loom

The Legislature’s Revenue Committee on Thursday sent a bill to the floor to provide for collection of state sales taxes already owed for online purchases and prepared to launch property tax discussions early next month.  The amended proposal (LB284) introduced Continue reading Nebraska – Online Sales Tax Bill Moves Ahead; Property Tax Talks Loom

Vermont – Tax Department Sends Letters Seeking Unpaid Sales (Use) Tax

Seven Days posted by Terry Hallenbeck August 30, 2017 The state tax department is sending nearly 20,000 letters to Vermonters informing them that they may owe sales tax for online purchases. If so, they’ve got two months to pay up Continue reading Vermont – Tax Department Sends Letters Seeking Unpaid Sales (Use) Tax

Louisiana – Use Tax Since 1935

SALT Report 3261 – A Louisiana state perspective on Use Tax…what is it…who owes it…how do I pay it? “Louisiana, like other states that impose a sales tax, also taxes the use of property that is brought into the state Continue reading Louisiana – Use Tax Since 1935

New York – Use Tax Since 1935

SALT Report 3260 – A New York state perspective on Use Tax…what is it…who owes it…how do I pay it? “When sales tax has not been collected on taxable items or services, tax is required to be paid when the Continue reading New York – Use Tax Since 1935

Michigan – Use Tax Since 1935

SALT Report 3258 – A Michigan state perspective on Use Tax…what is it…who owes it…how do I pay it? “Use tax on tangible personal property is similar to sales tax, but applies to purchases when Michigan sales tax is not Continue reading Michigan – Use Tax Since 1935

Nevada – Use Tax Since 1935

SALT Report 3257 – A Nevada state perspective on Use Tax…what is it…who owes it…how do I pay it? “Taxpayers are often less familiar with Use Tax that with Sales Tax.  Nevada first imposed a Use Tax in 1955.  All Continue reading Nevada – Use Tax Since 1935

Arizona – Use Tax Since 1935

SALT Report 3256 – An Arizona state perspective on Use Tax…what is it…who owes it…how do I pay it? “Use tax is due when tax was not paid on purchases made over the Internet, through toll-free numbers, from mail order Continue reading Arizona – Use Tax Since 1935