Texas – Sales Tax Refund Deadline Extended From March 30, 2015 to April 30 2015

Salt Report 3582 –   The Texas Comptroller allows providers of cable television, internet access or telecommunications services to claim a refund of 6.25% Texas sales and use tax on qualifying purchases.  The refund deadline for the calendar year 2014 Continue reading Texas – Sales Tax Refund Deadline Extended From March 30, 2015 to April 30 2015

Arkansas – Partial Refund for Purchases to Replace or Repair Manufacturing Equipment

SALT Report 2409 – The Arkansas General Assembly has approved a partial sales and use tax refund for purchases of machinery and equipment that were, or will be, used to modify, replace, or repair existing machinery and equipment. All qualified Continue reading Arkansas – Partial Refund for Purchases to Replace or Repair Manufacturing Equipment

Illinois – Bank Not Entitled to Tax Refund

SALT Report 2039 – An Illinois Administrative Law Judge upheld a Department of Revenue decision that denied a bad debt sales tax refund to a Bank for debts the Bank determined were uncollectable. In this case, the Bank entered into an agreement wi… Continue reading Illinois – Bank Not Entitled to Tax Refund

New Jersey – Urban Enterprise Zone Refund Claims

SALT Report 1834 – The New Jersey Division of Taxation announced that all sales and use tax refund claims submitted by urban enterprise zone businesses should no longer be sent to 153 Halsey Street, P.O. Box 47022, in Newark. Instead, effective im… Continue reading New Jersey – Urban Enterprise Zone Refund Claims

Vermont – Refunds for Taxes Paid on Prewritten Software

SALT Report 1584 – Due to recently passed legislation in Vermont, the state is now offering a sales tax refund for taxes paid on sales of remotely accessed prewritten software, sometimes called cloud computing or software as a service. In addition… Continue reading Vermont – Refunds for Taxes Paid on Prewritten Software

Louisiana – Louisiana Tax Free Shopping Program Extended

SALT Report 1560 – The Louisiana State Legislature recently passed a bill that extends the sunset date for the Louisiana Tax Free Shopping Program from July 1, 2013 to July 1, 2017. The Program allows individuals traveling in the United States to … Continue reading Louisiana – Louisiana Tax Free Shopping Program Extended

Tennessee- Storm Relief Sales Tax Refund

SALT Report 1171 – The Tennessee Department of Revenue has released instructions for taxpayers requesting a sales tax refund. The instructions are intended to provide taxpayers with information regarding relief options available to those affected … Continue reading Tennessee- Storm Relief Sales Tax Refund