US Supreme Court Grants Certiorari In “Kill Quill” Case – Big News…

SALT Report 2018-1 Today the US Supreme Court granted cert in South Dakota’s challenge (South Dakota v. Wayfair) to the longstanding Quill decision (1992). A lot of unanswered questions regarding the nature of nexus will be addressed and could unleash a Continue reading US Supreme Court Grants Certiorari In “Kill Quill” Case – Big News…

Multi-State – How The Digital Revolution Is Changing The Sales And Use Tax Landscape

CPA Practice Advisor by Matt Walsh November 7, 2017 With the evolution of modern technology, U.S. businesses need to prepare for substantial changes related to sales and use tax compliance requirements. Over the next three to five years, there will Continue reading Multi-State – How The Digital Revolution Is Changing The Sales And Use Tax Landscape

Washington – Amazon Begins Marketplace Sales Tax Collection January 1, 2018

Amazon began collecting sales taxes on marketplace sales (FBA sellers) on January 1, 2018. This is the first state where Amazon has conceded collections for fulfillment sellers (Amazon began collecting sales tax in all states on their own sales in Continue reading Washington – Amazon Begins Marketplace Sales Tax Collection January 1, 2018

Multi-State – Amazon Sellers Brood As States Come Calling For Taxes

NY Times by Nick Wingfield November 15, 2017 SEATTLE — Amazon and the tax man are back at it again. For years, the company and state governments scuffled over Amazon’s resistance to charging state sales tax, which helped keep prices Continue reading Multi-State – Amazon Sellers Brood As States Come Calling For Taxes

New York – NYS Tax Department Issues Guidance On Changes To The Tax Law

SALT Report 3951 – The NYS Tax Department has issued guidance on changes to the tax law regarding sales tax on aviation fuel effective 12/1/2017. The documents listed below explain the tax law changes to take place. For More Information: Continue reading New York – NYS Tax Department Issues Guidance On Changes To The Tax Law

Illinois – Complaints Some Retailers Still Charging Repealed Soda Tax

The News Tribune The Associated Press December 28, 2017 CHICAGO – Some retailers in Cook County either haven’t gotten word an unpopular soda tax was repealed or haven’t gotten around to adjusting their prices. The Chicago Tribune reports county officials have Continue reading Illinois – Complaints Some Retailers Still Charging Repealed Soda Tax

Multi-State – Taxes Make Netflix, Spotify Victims Of Their Own Success

American Institute For Economic Research (AIER) by Chloe Anagnos December 1, 2017 Americans may soon find it more expensive to binge watch their favorite television shows and listen to their favorite music on Internet streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, and Continue reading Multi-State – Taxes Make Netflix, Spotify Victims Of Their Own Success

Pennsylvania – State’s Quirky Sales Tax System: Soft Drinks Are Taxed, Candy Gets A Pass

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette by Patricia Sabatini December 11, 2017 Chances are good you’re keenly aware when the warm woolen mittens, diamond pendant or other important gifts on your holiday shopping list go on sale. But do you know which items are subject Continue reading Pennsylvania – State’s Quirky Sales Tax System: Soft Drinks Are Taxed, Candy Gets A Pass

Rhode Island – New Online Reservation System Launched For Tax Amnesty Program

SALT Report 3953 – The Rhode Island Division of Taxation has launched an online reservation system for taxpayers who want to make appointments involving Rhode Island’s new state tax amnesty program. For Information, use the link below. ADV 2017-46 Reservation System Continue reading Rhode Island – New Online Reservation System Launched For Tax Amnesty Program

New Mexico – State Gets Tax Forecasting Tool To Address Loopholes

Ledger-Enquirer By Morgan Lee December 12, 2012 SANTA FE, N.M. – New Mexico lawmakers began using information from a fiscal planning tool that predicts future tax revenues as they contemplate changes to the state’s complex taxes on sales and business services. Continue reading New Mexico – State Gets Tax Forecasting Tool To Address Loopholes