California – California Department of Tax and Fee Administration Reports Cannabis Tax Revenues for the 2nd Quarter of 2021

Sacramento – The California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) reported revenue numbers today for cannabis sales for the 2nd Quarter of 2021. As of August 17, 2021, California’s cannabis excise tax generated $172.3 million in revenue reported on the Continue reading California – California Department of Tax and Fee Administration Reports Cannabis Tax Revenues for the 2nd Quarter of 2021

Texas – State Sales Tax Revenue Totaled $3.4 Billion in July

(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar today said state sales tax revenue totaled $3.39 billion in July, 13.5 percent more than in July 2020. The majority of July sales tax revenue is based on sales made in June and remitted to Continue reading Texas – State Sales Tax Revenue Totaled $3.4 Billion in July

Massachusetts – July Revenue Collections Total $2.252 Billion

BOSTON, MA — Massachusetts Department of Revenue (DOR) Commissioner Geoffrey Snyder today announced that preliminary revenue collections for July totaled $2.252 billion, $110 million or 5.1% more than the actual collections in July 2020. “July revenue included increases relative to July Continue reading Massachusetts – July Revenue Collections Total $2.252 Billion

Illinois – Compliance Alert – Compliance and Reporting Issues for Form ST-1, Sales and Use Tax Return

7/12/2021 ​The Illinois Department of Revenue has issued a compliance alert. Please click below to read or download: Compliance Alert 2021-05 – Compliance and Reporting Issues for Form ST-1, Sales and Use Tax Return. For more information please visit: illinois.gov Illinois department Continue reading Illinois – Compliance Alert – Compliance and Reporting Issues for Form ST-1, Sales and Use Tax Return

Texas – State Sales Tax Revenue Totaled $3.2 Billion in June

(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar today said state sales tax revenue totaled $3.16 billion in June, 18.1 percent more than in June 2020. Year-over-year increases for most tax revenues this month were affected by base effects: Year-ago revenue collections to Continue reading Texas – State Sales Tax Revenue Totaled $3.2 Billion in June

Texas – Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $908 Million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments

(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $907.6 million in local sales tax allocations for June, 31.5 percent more than in June 2020. These allocations are based on sales made Continue reading Texas – Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $908 Million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments

Multistate – Remote nexus scores final victory in last holdout state Missouri

With the recent enactment of its economic nexus legislation, Missouri has become the last of the “Wayfair dominoes” to fall. When the Supreme Court issued its decision in Wayfair v. South Dakota nearly three years ago — June 21, 2018 Continue reading Multistate – Remote nexus scores final victory in last holdout state Missouri

Texas – Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes Nearly $1.1 Billion in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments

(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $1.06 billion in local sales tax allocations for May, 28.4 percent more than in May 2020 and 21.9 percent more than Continue reading Texas – Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes Nearly $1.1 Billion in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments

Massachusetts – Department of Revenue Announces Updates to Relief for Certain Business Taxes

BOSTON — The Massachusetts Department of Revenue today announced updates to administrative tax relief which has been provided to certain businesses in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. These updates include resuming monthly return filing and payment remittance as scheduled starting June 30, Continue reading Massachusetts – Department of Revenue Announces Updates to Relief for Certain Business Taxes

Tennessee – Taxability of Smokeless Nicotine Products

Smokeless Nicotine Products Exempt from Tennessee Tobacco Tax Public Chapter 69 (2021), effective March 31, 2021, amends the definitions of “cigarette” and “tobacco products” and adds a new definition of “smokeless nicotine product” to clarify that smokeless nicotine products are Continue reading Tennessee – Taxability of Smokeless Nicotine Products