California – Fullerton City Council to Discuss Sales Tax and Cannabis at its July 7 Meeting

Needing to fill in millions of dollars of a deficit that could grow even larger, Fullerton leaders are looking at putting a city sales tax up for voters’ consideration in November and legalizing cannabis manufacturing and dispensaries. Even before the Continue reading California – Fullerton City Council to Discuss Sales Tax and Cannabis at its July 7 Meeting

California – Proposed Amendments to Relief from Liability Regulation

SALT Report 3113 – The California State Board of Equalization is proposing to adopt amendments to Regulation 1705, Relief from Liability. The amendments would clarify whether the relief provided in RTC section 6596 should also be available to a person Continue reading California – Proposed Amendments to Relief from Liability Regulation

Texas – Motor Fuel Tax Regulation Amended

SALT Report 3054 – The Texas Comptroller amended Rule §3.440, the motor fuel tax regulation, to delete certain references regarding the exemption for the on-highway use of farm machinery. The exemption applies to motor fuel taxes for self-propelled farm machinery Continue reading Texas – Motor Fuel Tax Regulation Amended

California – Interest and Penalties Regulation Amended

SALT Report 2949 – The California State Board of Equalization amended Regulation 1703 to incorporate certain provisions of Senate Bill 1028, which authorizes members of the BOE to find that it is “inequitable to compute interest on a monthly basis Continue reading California – Interest and Penalties Regulation Amended

Texas – Regulation on Auditing Taxpayer Records Amended

SALT Report 2909 – The Texas Comptroller amended the sales tax rule regarding taxpayer audits to implement certain provisions recently enacted by House Bill 3319.  The legislation requires that a taxpayer who is claiming a refund or credit to keep Continue reading Texas – Regulation on Auditing Taxpayer Records Amended