Georgia – New Sales Tax Rule for Restaurants Proposed

SALT Report 3429 – The Georgia Department of Revenue will consider the adoption of Rule 560-12-2-.115 “Restaurants” at 10:00 AM on August 28, 2014.  The Department must receive all comments regarding the adoption of the rule from interested parties no Continue reading Georgia – New Sales Tax Rule for Restaurants Proposed

District of Columbia – Decreased Sales Tax, Increased Use Tax on Alcoholic Beverages

SALT Report 2932 – On August 28, 2013 Mayor Vincent Gray signed the District of Columbia’s Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Support Act of 2013. The Bill provides a reduction in the sales tax rate, an increase in the use tax Continue reading District of Columbia – Decreased Sales Tax, Increased Use Tax on Alcoholic Beverages

Mississippi – City of Brandon Food and Beverage Tax Enacted

SALT Report 2885 – The Mississippi Department of Revenue issued a notice regarding a new special tax that will be imposed in the city of Brandon effective September 1, 2013. On that day, the City will begin levying a 2% Continue reading Mississippi – City of Brandon Food and Beverage Tax Enacted

New Jersey – Bulletin on Taxability of Restaurants Revised

SALT Report 2243 – The New Jersey Division of Taxation recently revised their sales and use tax bulletin for the restaurant industry. Businesses that sell prepared foods and beverages, such as restaurants, taverns, snack bars, and caterers, are responsible for Continue reading New Jersey – Bulletin on Taxability of Restaurants Revised