Colorado – Rulemaking Sessions to Address the Taxation of Marijuana

SALT Report 3106 – The Colorado Department of Revenue issued a notice regarding the implementation of Amendment 64, which legalized the personal use of marijuana, and requires the Department of Revenue to adopt rules regarding its taxation. The notice provides Continue reading Colorado – Rulemaking Sessions to Address the Taxation of Marijuana

California – Palm Desert Food Industry Seminar

SALT Report 3087 – The California State Board of Equalization is offering a free tax seminar for the food industry.  The seminar is designed for restaurant owners, bar owners, mobile food venders, or anyone who would like to start or Continue reading California – Palm Desert Food Industry Seminar

Georgia – Extended Comment Period for Amendments to Sales and Use Tax Regulations

SALT Report 3084 – The Georgia Department of Revenue announced that they are extending the public comment period regarding proposed amendments and revocations to several sales and use tax regulations.  The Department must receive all interested party comments no later Continue reading Georgia – Extended Comment Period for Amendments to Sales and Use Tax Regulations

Texas – Repealed Oil Production Tax Regulations

SALT Report 3038 – The Texas Comptroller has repealed the following regulations regarding the severance tax on crude oil production because they no longer apply. Rule §3.36 – Estimated Tax Payments This regulation was repealed because the statute that addresses Continue reading Texas – Repealed Oil Production Tax Regulations

California – BOE to Address Rates and Regulations at Next Meeting

SALT Report 2969 – The California State Board of Equalization said they are considering amendments to the sales tax exemption threshold for bulk sales of gold; an adjustment to certain tax and fee rates; and whether to adopt several regulations.  Continue reading California – BOE to Address Rates and Regulations at Next Meeting

California – Proposed Regulatory Change

SALT Report 2777 – The California State Board of Equalization issued a notice regarding Regulation 2000 – Retailer Reimbursement Retention and Regulation 2001 – Additional Allowed Retailer Reimbursement Retention.  The notice states that the BOE proposes to adopt these regulations, Continue reading California – Proposed Regulatory Change

California- Partial Exemptions Amended to Reflect Sales Tax Rate Increase

SALT Report 2751 – The California State Board of Equalization has amended several sales and use tax regulations due to the temporary 0.25% sales and use tax rate increase that will be in effect from January 1, 2013 through December Continue reading California- Partial Exemptions Amended to Reflect Sales Tax Rate Increase

Georgia – Department Proposes to Repeal and Amend Sales and Use Tax Rules

SALT Report 2710 – The Georgia Department of Revenue issued a notice regarding the State’s proposed plan to amend Rule 560-12-2-.03 – Agriculture and to repeal the following Rules: 560-12-2-.52 – Ice 560-12-2-.61 – Machinery, Farm 560-12-2-.80 – Seeds and Continue reading Georgia – Department Proposes to Repeal and Amend Sales and Use Tax Rules

Georgia – Revised and Repealed Sales and Use Tax Regulations

SALT Report 2703 – The Georgia Department of Revenue announced that they have issued a new sales and use tax regulation, 560-12-3-.36 Contractor Forms, effective July 15, 2013.  The new rule addresses the types of forms that are required for Continue reading Georgia – Revised and Repealed Sales and Use Tax Regulations