UTAH – Tax Reform Proposals Surface, Including Tax On Soda And Candy

At least four other tax reform proposals have been submitted for a Utah legislative task force to consider, including everything from limiting the restoration of the full sales tax on food just to soda and candy, to imposing a statewide Continue reading UTAH – Tax Reform Proposals Surface, Including Tax On Soda And Candy

WASHINGTON – The Sales Tax On Soft Drinks Went Up In DC

The next time you think about grabbing a soda, you may want to think again. Here’ why. It will cost you.  On Monday several new tax changes took effect, including on soft drinks.  According to the D.C.’s Office of Tax and Continue reading WASHINGTON – The Sales Tax On Soft Drinks Went Up In DC

Utah – Instead Of Taxing Food, Utah’s Senate Minority Leader Proposes A Tax On Soda And Candy

SALT LAKE CITY — In a counter-proposal to her Republican colleagues considering hiking the sales tax on food, Senate Minority Leader Karen Mayne is pushing for raising the tax on soda and candy. “Everybody needs food to live. You don’t Continue reading Utah – Instead Of Taxing Food, Utah’s Senate Minority Leader Proposes A Tax On Soda And Candy

Pennsylvania – Sugary Drink Sales Plummet In Philadelphia After Soda Tax

Sales dropped by half in first year (CNN) – Implementing a sales tax may help get Americans to stop drinking sugary drinks, if a new study about Philadelphia soda consumption is any indication. In 2017, Philadelphia became the second US Continue reading Pennsylvania – Sugary Drink Sales Plummet In Philadelphia After Soda Tax

Nebraska – Ricketts Opposes Repeal Of Candy, Soda Pop Tax Exemptions

Gov. Pete Ricketts joined hands with representatives of grocery and beverage associations Wednesday to oppose proposals to repeal state sales tax exemptions for soda pop, candy and bottled water in order to help fund property tax relief.   Ricketts said such Continue reading Nebraska – Ricketts Opposes Repeal Of Candy, Soda Pop Tax Exemptions

Vermont – Sales Tax on Soda Misapplied to Seltzer at Grocery and Convenience Stores

Vtdigger.com by Jasper Craven “Harrison said the confusion surrounding what beverages are and aren’t taxable is the result of Vermont’s membership as a streamlined sales tax state. The Green Mountain state is one of 24 states that share the same Continue reading Vermont – Sales Tax on Soda Misapplied to Seltzer at Grocery and Convenience Stores