MASSACHUSETTS – Mass. Will Collect Sales Taxes On Online Purchases

Online shoppers will start paying sales tax on more of their purchases. New rules go into effect Tuesday that require online retailers to collect Massachusetts’ 6.25% sales tax from customers. The new rules apply to online sellers and marketplaces — like Amazon or Continue reading MASSACHUSETTS – Mass. Will Collect Sales Taxes On Online Purchases

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%

MULTI STATE – eBay Changes Sales Tax Practices Midstream

eBay is changing the way it collects sales tax where it’s required to do so, complicating what is already a confusing process for sellers. It also appears it will shift payment-processing fees to sellers.eBay explains the current process on its Continue reading MULTI STATE – eBay Changes Sales Tax Practices Midstream

Arizona – 2020 Transaction Privilege Tax License Renewals are Coming

The Arizona Department of Revenue (ADOR) will be sending renewal letters to businesses next month to renew their 2020 Arizona Transaction Privilege Tax (TPT) License. A transaction privilege tax license is used for collection and remittance of state, county and Continue reading Arizona – 2020 Transaction Privilege Tax License Renewals are Coming

MULTI STATE – 10 States With the Highest Sales Taxes

Before you embark on a shopping spree in any of the 10 worst states for sales taxes, make extra room in your budget. Tennessee, for example, is in a tie for the highest sales tax in the country, at 9.47%, once Continue reading MULTI STATE – 10 States With the Highest Sales Taxes

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

WYOMING – Growing Percentage Of City Revenue Coming From Internet Sales Tax

While Sheridan’s sales and use tax revenues have continued to grow this year, those gains are increasingly dependent on internet, rather than local, sales, according to a presentation City Treasurer Karen Burtis delivered this week. The city’s internet sales tax Continue reading WYOMING – Growing Percentage Of City Revenue Coming From Internet Sales Tax

Alabama – DOR Issues Guidance For Vendors Drop-Shipping Into State and Remote Sellers

The DOR has issued guidance for drop-shipments into Alabama and remote sellers in the Simplified Sellers Use Tax FAQs found on their website. The State of Alabama does not issue sales tax licenses (resale certificates) to remote businesses (no business Continue reading Alabama – DOR Issues Guidance For Vendors Drop-Shipping Into State and Remote Sellers