Louisiana – Group Protests Pink Tax, Says Women Should Ask State For Money Back

Some women’s groups are claiming it’s unconstitutional that 33 states still have taxes on feminine protection. And Louisiana is one of those states. Now they are taking their protest to several states, as well as a petition online, to declare Continue reading Louisiana – Group Protests Pink Tax, Says Women Should Ask State For Money Back

Utah – State Lawmakers Push Forward With Tax Overhaul, But Critics Say A Sales Tax Hike On Food Hurts The Poor

SALT LAKE CITY — A revised bill that overhauls Utah’s tax code could be released as soon as Friday. Speaking to reporters, House Speaker Brad Wilson, R-Kaysville, said the next public hearing on the revised bill would be Monday afternoon. Continue reading Utah – State Lawmakers Push Forward With Tax Overhaul, But Critics Say A Sales Tax Hike On Food Hurts The Poor

California – NEWS RELEASE: More Than $4.4 Billion A Year In Higher Taxes And Fees Signed Into Law In 2019

For Immediate Release, November 19, 2019Contact: David Kline (916) 930-3108 or davidk@caltax.org More Than $4.4 Billion a Year in Higher Taxes and FeesSigned Into Law in 2019 SACRAMENTO – During the first year of the 2019-20 legislative session, state lawmakers and Continue reading California – NEWS RELEASE: More Than $4.4 Billion A Year In Higher Taxes And Fees Signed Into Law In 2019

Nebraska – State Tax Collections Exceed Projections In October

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska state government once again collected more tax revenue than expected last month. The Nebraska Department of Revenue reported Friday that the state received a net of $290 million in October, which is nearly 9% higher Continue reading Nebraska – State Tax Collections Exceed Projections In October

Multi-State – FedEx CEO Dares New York Times Publisher To Debate $0 Tax Bill Story

FedEx CEO called The New York Times story “distorted and factually incorrect.” The CEO of FedEx challenged The New York Times’ publisher A.G. Sulzberger to a debate after the paper ran a story titled “How FedEx Cut Its Tax Bill to $0” on Sunday. “I Continue reading Multi-State – FedEx CEO Dares New York Times Publisher To Debate $0 Tax Bill Story

New York – State Sales Tax Collections Perk Up

Sales tax collections, an important source of revenue for local governments, rose a brisk 6.3% in New York in the quarter ending September 30 compared to the same period a year earlier, new state government data shows. Out of the Continue reading New York – State Sales Tax Collections Perk Up

Kentucky – State Revenues Increase Sharply In October; General Fund Revenues Up 11.5% Over Last Year

There was some excellent news for state finances on Tuesday as Kentucky’s General Fund saw a huge reversal from a decline in September, to a sharp increase in October. The State Budget Director’s office reported October’s General Fund receipts rose Continue reading Kentucky – State Revenues Increase Sharply In October; General Fund Revenues Up 11.5% Over Last Year

Nebraska – State Tax Collections Exceed Projections In October

Nebraska state government once again collected more tax revenue than expected last month. The Nebraska Department of Revenue reported Friday that the state received a net of $290 million in October, which is nearly 9% higher than the $266 million Continue reading Nebraska – State Tax Collections Exceed Projections In October

Multi-State – Tax-Exempt Corporate Reorganizations For Online Retailers

If you have an online retail business, you may need to speak to tax and corporate counsel regarding a tax-exempt corporate reorganization pursuant to the Internal Revenue Code in order to comply with the U.S. Supreme Court’s 2018 holding in Continue reading Multi-State – Tax-Exempt Corporate Reorganizations For Online Retailers

GEORGIA – Albany City Commission Approves Request For Sales Tax Records

Business sales tax records will become a little more transparent for Albany finance officials as they take advantage of a law passed last year allowing them to see the amount of sales tax dollars reported to the Georgia Department of Continue reading GEORGIA – Albany City Commission Approves Request For Sales Tax Records