Multi-State – Trump ‘Strongly’ Favors Imposing Online Sales Tax, Mnuchin Says

Bloomberg/Politics by Toluse Olorunnipa February 15, 2018 President Donald Trump “feels strongly” that the U.S. should impose a sales tax on purchases made over the Internet, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Thursday. Mnuchin, speaking at a hearing before the House Ways and Continue reading Multi-State – Trump ‘Strongly’ Favors Imposing Online Sales Tax, Mnuchin Says

Connecticut – State Hunting Down Online Shoppers Who Didn’t Pay Sales Tax

Hartford Courant by Russell Blair February 15, 2018 The state Department of Revenue Services is combing through customer records from major online retailers to hunt down taxpayers who skipped out on the often-ignored use tax. Kevin Sullivan, commissioner of the Continue reading Connecticut – State Hunting Down Online Shoppers Who Didn’t Pay Sales Tax

Mnuchin: Trump open to national internet sales tax

www.washingtontimes.com By David Sherfinski – The Washington Times – Tuesday, January 30, 2018 “Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin signaled Tuesday that President Trump is open to an across-the-board internet sales tax — an issue that has bedeviled lawmakers for years and one that’s Continue reading Mnuchin: Trump open to national internet sales tax

Louisiana – Notification Rules Begin January 31, 2018

SALT Report 2018-3 – Pursuant to Revenue Information Bulletin No. 18-006, January 05, 2018 certain out of state retailers will be required to notify instate purchasers of their use tax reporting obligation. The notification rules require the out of state retailer Continue reading Louisiana – Notification Rules Begin January 31, 2018

Supreme Court case could open door on online sales tax … or slam it shut

www.dailyitem.com By John Finnerty l CNHI Harrisburg Reporter “A challenge before the U.S. Supreme Court over a South Dakota law taxing online sales could have dramatic implications in Pennsylvania and across the country. Last year, the state collected just more than Continue reading Supreme Court case could open door on online sales tax … or slam it shut

Multistate – Should The US Supreme Court Abrogate Quill?

SALT Report 2108-2 On January 12, 2018, the US Supreme Court granted certiorari to the state of South Dakota (Wayfair v South Dakota) in their challenge against the longstanding (or barely standing) physical presence, sales and use tax standard set Continue reading Multistate – Should The US Supreme Court Abrogate Quill?

Online sales tax debate up to Supreme Court

By Christian M. Wade Statehouse Reporter “The problem with the physical presence rule is that it was first conceived of in 1967, two years before the moon landing and decades before the first retail transaction occurred over the Internet,” the Continue reading Online sales tax debate up to Supreme Court

Supreme Court to Consider Internet Sales Tax Collection

Fox Business By Brent Kendall and Richard Rubin Published January 12, 2018 “The Supreme Court on Friday said it would consider whether states can broadly require online retailers to collect sales taxes even if they lack a physical presence in the state, Continue reading Supreme Court to Consider Internet Sales Tax Collection

Supreme Court to hear online sales tax case

The HIll BY NAOMI JAGODA – 01/12/18 03:42 PM EST “In agreeing to hear the case, South Dakota v. Wayfair, the court will revisit a 1992 decision in which it ruled that states could only require remote sellers to collect their sales taxes Continue reading Supreme Court to hear online sales tax case

Supreme Court to hear internet sales tax collection case

Star Tribune By JESSICA GRESKO Associated Press JANUARY 12, 2018 — 2:40PM “The Supreme Court agreed Friday to wade into the issue of sales tax collection on internet purchases in a case that could force consumers to pay more for certain purchases Continue reading Supreme Court to hear internet sales tax collection case