Louisiana – Louisiana, Tennessee in close contest for highest sales tax rate

By Julia O’Donoghue NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune “After two years of carrying the highest average sales tax rate in the country, Louisiana has a shot of losing that title to Tennessee, though the two states are expected to have rates that are Continue reading Louisiana – Louisiana, Tennessee in close contest for highest sales tax rate

Tennessee – Sales Tax Holiday July 27 through July 29

SALT Report 2018-9 – The state of Tennessee’s Annual Sales Tax Holiday begins at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, July 27 and ends Sunday, July 29 at 11:59 p.m. What is tax free: Clothing: $100 or less School Supplies: $100 or Continue reading Tennessee – Sales Tax Holiday July 27 through July 29

Multi-State – Six Weeks Remaining In The MTC Program For Marketplace Sellers

SALT Report 3941 – The Multistate Tax Commission’s Online Marketplace Seller Voluntary Disclosure Initiative will consider applications for voluntary disclosure meeting specific eligibility criteria received during  the time period August 17, 2017 through October 17, 2017. There are six weeks Continue reading Multi-State – Six Weeks Remaining In The MTC Program For Marketplace Sellers

Multistate – MTC Online Marketplace Seller Voluntary Disclosure (24 State Initiative) August 17, 2017 through October 17, 2017

SALT Report 3914 – The MTC is sponsoring a prospective amnesty program targeting online marketplace sellers. The amnesty program will begin on Thursday, August 17, 2017 and will close October 17, 2017. The following 24 states have agreed to participate Continue reading Multistate – MTC Online Marketplace Seller Voluntary Disclosure (24 State Initiative) August 17, 2017 through October 17, 2017

Multistate – MTC Online Marketplace Seller Voluntary Disclosure (24 State Initiative) August 17, 2017 through October 17, 2017

SALT Report 3914 – The MTC is sponsoring a prospective amnesty program targeting online marketplace sellers. The amnesty program will begin on Thursday, August 17, 2017 and will close October 17, 2017. The following 24 states have agreed to participate Continue reading Multistate – MTC Online Marketplace Seller Voluntary Disclosure (24 State Initiative) August 17, 2017 through October 17, 2017

Multi-State – Sales Tax Holidays For Back-To-School Shoppers in 2017

Kiplinger Kip Tips by Sarah Smith July 6, 2017 These 16 states offer sales tax breaks on everything from computers to paintbrushes this summer. Before you wander the aisles of your favorite department store to stock up on the new Continue reading Multi-State – Sales Tax Holidays For Back-To-School Shoppers in 2017

Tennessee – Back To School Sales Tax Holiday Begins August 7, 2015 Ends August 9, 2015

SALT Report 3685 – Tennessee’s Annual Sales Tax Holiday begins at 12:01 a.m. on the first Friday in August 7, 2015 and ends at 11:59 p.m.  August 9, 2015.  During this weekend, certain goods may be purchased tax free. Clothing Continue reading Tennessee – Back To School Sales Tax Holiday Begins August 7, 2015 Ends August 9, 2015

Tennessee – Guidance Issued On Taxable Sales Of TPP By Service Providers Exempt From Business Tax

SALT Report 3514 – The Tennessee Department of Revenue has issued guidance to clarify tax obligations for businesses primarily providing exempt services.  Business tax must still be paid on sales of tangible personal property and taxable services. A provider of Continue reading Tennessee – Guidance Issued On Taxable Sales Of TPP By Service Providers Exempt From Business Tax

Tennessee – Free Tax Workshops For New Businesses

SALT Report 3462 – Free workshops intended to help taxpayers who are new to business taxes will be held in Chattanooga, Johnson City, Knoxville, Memphis and Nashville in thoughout the month of September.  Tax specialists will hand out materials regarding Continue reading Tennessee – Free Tax Workshops For New Businesses

Tennessee – Prosthetic Device Not Subject To Sales Tax

SALT Report 3433 – The Tennessee Department of Revenue released Letter Ruling #14-02 addressing the circumstances where a medical device can be exempt as a prosthetic device. “Thus, to be exempt from the sales and use tax as a prosthetic device, Continue reading Tennessee – Prosthetic Device Not Subject To Sales Tax