Minnesota – North Mankato Passes Food And Beverage Sales Tax

After months of debate, the North Mankato City Council passed a .5% food and beverage sales tax Monday night that goes into effect next year. The council voted 3-2 in favor, with Council members Billy Steiner and Sandra Oachs dissenting. Continue reading Minnesota – North Mankato Passes Food And Beverage Sales Tax

Utah – Instead Of Taxing Food, Utah’s Senate Minority Leader Proposes A Tax On Soda And Candy

SALT LAKE CITY — In a counter-proposal to her Republican colleagues considering hiking the sales tax on food, Senate Minority Leader Karen Mayne is pushing for raising the tax on soda and candy. “Everybody needs food to live. You don’t Continue reading Utah – Instead Of Taxing Food, Utah’s Senate Minority Leader Proposes A Tax On Soda And Candy

Rhode Island – The Division Of Taxation Latest Newsletter Is Now Available

The Rhode Island Division of Taxation has posted the latest issue of its newsletter. Among the topics: Remote seller law Tax-related legislation New chief appointed New statutes of limitation Help for local retailers from Streamlined To view a copy, click Continue reading Rhode Island – The Division Of Taxation Latest Newsletter Is Now Available

MULTI STATE – Navigating New Sales Tax Rules In The Era Of Online Shopping

Last year, the U.S. Supreme Court upended the traditional rules of sales tax collection when it decided the case South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc.  “This decision, and the states’ reaction to it, have turned sales tax law upside down and Continue reading MULTI STATE – Navigating New Sales Tax Rules In The Era Of Online Shopping

Multi-State – Wayfair Court Case Marks A Game-Changer For Legal Cannabis

When most consumers think of Wayfair Inc, it is in terms of furniture and home goods, but Wayfair has now made its way into the cannabis sector. Wayfair refers to the U.S. Supreme Court case, South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc., in which the Continue reading Multi-State – Wayfair Court Case Marks A Game-Changer For Legal Cannabis

California – CDTFA Issues Letter To Interested Parties For Comment Or Suggestions On Audit Manual Revisions To Chapter 1 Section 0108.00

On October 18 the CDTFA issued a letter to interested parties inviting anyone who would like to comment on proposed revisions to Audit Manual Chapter 1 section 0108.00 – Refunds, Credits, Cancellations, Adjustments and Denials. Those interested who would like Continue reading California – CDTFA Issues Letter To Interested Parties For Comment Or Suggestions On Audit Manual Revisions To Chapter 1 Section 0108.00

Michigan – House OKs Taxes On Out-Of-State Online Retailers

Many out-of-state websites that facilitate online sales in Michigan would have to collect and remit the 6 percent sales tax under legislation approved unanimously Wednesday by the state House. The bills, which were referred to the Senate for consideration next, Continue reading Michigan – House OKs Taxes On Out-Of-State Online Retailers

Ohio – Hamilton County Commissioners Raise Sales Tax 0.25%

Hamilton County shoppers were supposed to get a break in April when a special tax to fund Union Terminal renovations expires. Instead, the three-person Hamilton County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously on Tuesday to permanently extend that 0.25% sales tax Continue reading Ohio – Hamilton County Commissioners Raise Sales Tax 0.25%

MISSOURI – Confusion Revolves Around ‘Sales And Use Tax’ With Kansas City Chiefs

The Kansas City Chiefs found themselves inside the Missouri Supreme Court on Wednesday tackling issues about their stadium — and not the play that occurs in it. Arrowhead Stadium renovations that cost millions have left the Chiefs facing sales and Continue reading MISSOURI – Confusion Revolves Around ‘Sales And Use Tax’ With Kansas City Chiefs

Minnesota – The DOR Has Openings In Their Upcoming Sales And Use Tax Classes

Basic Sales and Use Tax classes October 1, 2019 Duluth October 2, 2019 Webinar October 9, 2019 Brainerd October 10, 2019 Burnsville October 16, 2019 St. Paul October 23, 2019 Forest Lake October 29, 2019 Minnetonka Sales and Use Tax Continue reading Minnesota – The DOR Has Openings In Their Upcoming Sales And Use Tax Classes