Illinois – Chicago Ends Sales Tax on Tampons and Sanitary Napkins

SALT Report 3783 – The Chicago City Council has rescinded a city sales tax on tampons and sanitary napkins. The vote on March 16, 2016 followed a recommendation that was made without opposition by the City Council’s finance committee last Continue reading Illinois – Chicago Ends Sales Tax on Tampons and Sanitary Napkins

New Jersey – Boat Sales Tax Cut

SALT Report 3750– On December 9, 2015, New Jersey’s governor signed into effect a bill that will cut sales tax on boats. This means that there will be a total sales tax cap at $20,000. For further Information: http://www.pressofatlanticcity.com/business/new-jersey-cuts-sales-tax-on-purchase-of-new-boats/article_a33ac27a-9ebe-11e5-9392-075146f9cca6.html

Texas – House Bill 31 Proposes To Cut State Sales And Use Tax Rate

Salt Report 3626 – On April 22, 2015, The Texas house committee on Ways and Means voted to approve HB 31 which intends to decrease the sales and use tax rate from 6.25% to 5.95%.  The bill is at step 2 Continue reading Texas – House Bill 31 Proposes To Cut State Sales And Use Tax Rate