Washington – Sales Tax Exemption Legislation Enacted

SALT Report 2680 – On June 30, 2013 Washington Governor Jay Inslee, signed legislation that creates or amends the following temporary sales and use tax exemptions.  The provisions in Senate Bill 5882 are effective October 10, 2013, unless otherwise specified. Continue reading Washington – Sales Tax Exemption Legislation Enacted

Washington – Renewable Energy Systems Exemptions to Expire

SALT Report 2491 – The Washington Department of Revenue issued a special notice to remind taxpayers that the sales and use tax exemption and refund program for renewable energy machinery and equipment, as well as related installation labor and services, Continue reading Washington – Renewable Energy Systems Exemptions to Expire

California – CAEATFA Meeting Canceled

SALT Report 2471 – The California Alternative Energy and Advanced Transportation Financing Authority announced that their May 21, 2013 meeting has been cancelled. The next meeting is scheduled for June 18, 2013. Prior to the meeting a formal agenda notice Continue reading California – CAEATFA Meeting Canceled

Wisconsin – Updated Publication for Electrical Contractors

SALT Report 2433 – The Wisconsin Department of Revenue updated a publication that provides sales and use tax guidance for electrical contractors to include information regarding the exemption for renewable energy products. The publication also provides an updated list of Continue reading Wisconsin – Updated Publication for Electrical Contractors

California – Bill to Provide Grants for Renewable Energy and Biofuel Research Programs

1/23/2013 SALT Report 2073– The California General Assembly introduced a bill that provides grants for research and development projects that lead to the develop of the Salton Sea’s natural resources. Specifically, the bill provides grants to elig… Continue reading California – Bill to Provide Grants for Renewable Energy and Biofuel Research Programs