CALIFORNIA – Understanding The Resale Certificate

Below is a link to Understanding the resale certificate. Posted by The CDTFA On March 7, 2019. The video reviews what a resale certificate is, who needs to provide or accept resale certificates, when a resale certificate is needed, as Continue reading CALIFORNIA – Understanding The Resale Certificate

CALIFORNIA – Newsom Veto Lets California Cities Share Sales Tax With Amazon, Other Retailers

Gov. Gavin Newsom vetoed a bill that would have barred California cities from striking tax-sharing deals with retailers like Amazon and Apple, finding that rural communities rely on the agreements to spur employment. The legislation aimed to end what state Continue reading CALIFORNIA – Newsom Veto Lets California Cities Share Sales Tax With Amazon, Other Retailers

Multi-State – House Panel To Consider Vaping Tax Bill This Week

The House Ways and Means Committee is scheduled to consider a bill on Wednesday that would impose a tax on the nicotine used in vaping, Chairman Richard Neal (D-Mass.) announced Monday. The panel will mark up a bipartisan bill introduced by Reps. Tom Suozzi Continue reading Multi-State – House Panel To Consider Vaping Tax Bill This Week

Multi-State – eBay Advises International Sellers of US Sales Tax Changes

eBay is advising international sellers that sales to states in the US that have marketplace facilitator sales tax laws will have the tax added to them. The company is also clarifying how this will appear in the Seller Hub to Continue reading Multi-State – eBay Advises International Sellers of US Sales Tax Changes

OKLAHOMA – City Councils 40-Year Sales Tax Pact

 The city of Batavia and Genesee County have both approved a 40-year sales tax agreement that will help the city with its budget planning and give the county project funding. City Council members Monday approved the proposed agreement, 8-0. The Continue reading OKLAHOMA – City Councils 40-Year Sales Tax Pact

Illinois – Department Of Revenue Issues A General Information Letter On Use Tax Collection On Marketplace Facilitators

The Illinois Department of Revenue has issued a General Information Letter (GIL) on use tax collection for Marketplace Facilitators. The questions posed pertained to clarification on registration and filing requirements for “marketplace sellers” who sell exclusively with “marketplace provider(s)”. To Continue reading Illinois – Department Of Revenue Issues A General Information Letter On Use Tax Collection On Marketplace Facilitators

CALIFORNIA – Solar Taxation: What To Know During Development

Development of solar projects in California has been spurred by California’s renewable portfolio standard (RPS), which requires that 60% of retail electricity sales must be served by renewable resources by 2030 and requires all the state’s electricity come from carbon-free Continue reading CALIFORNIA – Solar Taxation: What To Know During Development

NORTH CAROLINA – Why The North Carolina Digital PropertyTax Matters

In North Carolina, for example, the State Legislature recently made several clarifying changes to its sales and use tax law that are worth noting. North Carolina’s Senate Bill 253 removes the phrase “would be taxable … if sold in a Continue reading NORTH CAROLINA – Why The North Carolina Digital PropertyTax Matters

MISSISSIPPI – SECOND AMENDMENT SALES TAX HOLIDAY.

Hunting season is getting into full swing, and this weekend the state of Mississippi has made it easier on hunters pocketbooks. Business was really brisk at Richey’s Guns and Archery in Pontotoc as customers came in to take advantage of Continue reading MISSISSIPPI – SECOND AMENDMENT SALES TAX HOLIDAY.

SOUTH CAROLINA – Amazon Owes South Carolina Sales Tax on ‘Merchant’ Sales

Amazon Services LLC owes South Carolina sales tax on third-party merchant products sold on its website, because the relationship between Amazon and the third-party merchants functioned as a consignment-type relationship regardless of an agreement that said it was not. The Continue reading SOUTH CAROLINA – Amazon Owes South Carolina Sales Tax on ‘Merchant’ Sales