Pennsylvania – City of Philadelphia Sweetened Beverage Tax Effective January 1, 2017

SALT Report 3844 – Starting January 1, 2017, the City of Philadelphia will impose a tax on the supply of sweetened beverages to retail dealers and on syrups and concentrates used to make sweetened drinks. The tax rate will be Continue reading Pennsylvania – City of Philadelphia Sweetened Beverage Tax Effective January 1, 2017

Multi-state – Doing Business in Different Places Creates Financial Hurdles

www.news.yahoo.com by Joyce Rosenberg – March 24, 2016 “As small companies expand their business into more towns, cities and states, that growth often brings higher expenses from taxes and other government obligations. Many companies find they have new fees to Continue reading Multi-state – Doing Business in Different Places Creates Financial Hurdles

Arkansas – Grain Dryer Tax Exemption

SALT Report 3405 – As of July 1, 2014, any farmer who participates in on-farm grain storage or drying can apply for a sales tax exemption for certain utilities. These utilities include: electricity, liquefied petroleum gas and natural gas. However, Continue reading Arkansas – Grain Dryer Tax Exemption

Vermont – Notice Requirement if Tax is Included in the Price of Meals or Alcohol

SALT Report 3103 – The Vermont Department of Taxes released a fact sheet that discusses the requirement for businesses to notify their customers if they have included the meals and rooms tax in the amount charged for meals or alcoholic Continue reading Vermont – Notice Requirement if Tax is Included in the Price of Meals or Alcohol

Vermont – Changes to the Fuel Gross Receipts Tax

SALT Report 3089 – The Vermont Department of Taxes released a fact sheet that discusses recent changes to the fuel gross receipts tax law.  The fact sheet reflects that, effective July 1, 2013 the $10,000 threshold on the Vermont Fuel Continue reading Vermont – Changes to the Fuel Gross Receipts Tax

Texas – Trip Permit Regulation Amended

SALT Report 3055 – The Texas Comptroller amended Rule §3.437, to remove outdated references regarding the use of trip permits. Rule §3.437 allows a person who enters the State for commercial purposes with a motor vehicle that has two axles Continue reading Texas – Trip Permit Regulation Amended

Texas – Repealed Oil Production Tax Regulations

SALT Report 3038 – The Texas Comptroller has repealed the following regulations regarding the severance tax on crude oil production because they no longer apply. Rule §3.36 – Estimated Tax Payments This regulation was repealed because the statute that addresses Continue reading Texas – Repealed Oil Production Tax Regulations

North Carolina – Decreased Motor Fuel and Alternative Fuel Tax Rate

SALT Report 2991 – The North Carolina Department of Revenue issued a memorandum regarding the motor fuels and alternative fuels tax rates.  The memo amends a previously issued memorandum issued on June 15, 2013. The amendments reflect that for the Continue reading North Carolina – Decreased Motor Fuel and Alternative Fuel Tax Rate