Louisiana – Attention Remote Sellers and Marketplace Facilitators Requirements Begin July 1, 2020

Beginning July 1, 2020, the Louisiana Sales and Use Tax Commission for Remote Sellers (Commission) will be required to enforce collections of Louisiana state and local sales/use taxes by qualifying “remote sellers” and “marketplace facilitators.” As a follow-up to our Continue reading Louisiana – Attention Remote Sellers and Marketplace Facilitators Requirements Begin July 1, 2020

Louisiana – Senate Bill No. 138 Includes Marketplace Facilitators Under The Definition Of Remote Sellers Effective July 1, 2020

On May 28, 2020, the Louisiana Legislature passed S.B. 138 will require marketplace facilitators to collect and remit state and local sales and use taxes if they exceed an economic nexus threshold of $100,000 in sales or 200 transactions in Continue reading Louisiana – Senate Bill No. 138 Includes Marketplace Facilitators Under The Definition Of Remote Sellers Effective July 1, 2020

Louisiana- Enacts Economic Nexus Provisions

Effective Date: TBD with 30 days notice; effective date will be no later than July 1, 2020 – change to Registration within 30 days of meeting threshold or July 30, 2020 for those meeting threshold by June 30, 2020 with collection Continue reading Louisiana- Enacts Economic Nexus Provisions

Multi-State- States See Surge in Tax Collections From Online Sellers

Sales and use tax collections from e-commerce transactions have become the one silver lining running through the coronavirus cloud darkening state revenue coffers. The evidence is still anecdotal, but sources watching state revenue numbers told Bloomberg Tax collections from online Continue reading Multi-State- States See Surge in Tax Collections From Online Sellers

Arizona – TPT Filers-Please Submit Your Return – April 2020

The Arizona Department of Revenue (ADOR) reminds transaction privilege tax filers that returns are due. To be in compliance with state law, you must file a return by its due date, even if there is no tax due for the Continue reading Arizona – TPT Filers-Please Submit Your Return – April 2020

Illinois – State Has Added Additional Resources For Marketplace Facilitators, Marketplace Sellers, And Remote Sellers To It’s Website

A new resource page has been added to the Illinois Department of Revenue’s Website. On this page you will find a variety of information on Marketplace Facilitators, Marketplace Sellers and Remote Sellers including: An overview, definitions, information regarding thresholds and Continue reading Illinois – State Has Added Additional Resources For Marketplace Facilitators, Marketplace Sellers, And Remote Sellers To It’s Website

Multi-State – The Wackiest Sales Tax News Of 2019

Some of the wackiest sales tax tales in 2019 centered on remote sales tax. States won the right to tax remote sales only recently, with the United States Supreme Court decision on South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc. (June 21, 2018) Continue reading Multi-State – The Wackiest Sales Tax News Of 2019

Illinois – State Moves To Boost Online Sales Tax Compliance

Lawmakers passed a legislative fix during the recently adjourned fall veto session which proponents say could help the state realize $380 million in annual tax revenue by increasing compliance with existing online retail transaction tax laws. Supporters say the new Continue reading Illinois – State Moves To Boost Online Sales Tax Compliance

Alabama – DOR Issues Guidance For Vendors Drop-Shipping Into State and Remote Sellers

The DOR has issued guidance for drop-shipments into Alabama and remote sellers in the Simplified Sellers Use Tax FAQs found on their website. The State of Alabama does not issue sales tax licenses (resale certificates) to remote businesses (no business Continue reading Alabama – DOR Issues Guidance For Vendors Drop-Shipping Into State and Remote Sellers

KANSAS – Policy For Online Sales Tax Is Declared Invalid

Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt has issued a legal opinion declaring that a new and aggressive state policy for taxing online sales is invalid. Top Republicans in the GOP-controlled Legislature immediately demanded Monday that Democratic governor Laura Kelly require the Continue reading KANSAS – Policy For Online Sales Tax Is Declared Invalid