Massachusetts – Tax Amnesty From April 1 through May 31 2016

SALT Report 3780 – Beginning April 1, 2016 the Department of Revenue will be conducting a two month tax amnesty for qualified taxpayers. This amnesty is open to businesses and individuals who: Have not filed all returns – Any business or Continue reading Massachusetts – Tax Amnesty From April 1 through May 31 2016

Washington – Free Webinar About Taxes For Business, July 21, 2105

Salt Report 3680 – On July 17, 2015 the Washington Department of Revenue will be hosting a webinar to address business tax responsibilities.  The webinar will cover “Washington excise taxes, reporting classifications, deductions, sales tax collection and record-keeping requirements. ” Continue reading Washington – Free Webinar About Taxes For Business, July 21, 2105

California – New BOE District Boundaries Effective January 5, 2015

SALT Report 3550 – The BOE is comprised of four districts each with a population of approximately 9.5 million people.  Voters from each district elect a Board Member as their representative.  The fifth Board Member is the State Controller, who Continue reading California – New BOE District Boundaries Effective January 5, 2015

Florida-Highlands County Discretionary Sales Surtax Continues At 1% Rate

SALT Report 3549 – The combined state and local sales and use tax rate for Highlands County will continue to be 7% (1% Infrastructure Surtax and 6% state sales tax). All state sales and use tax and local surtax collected Continue reading Florida-Highlands County Discretionary Sales Surtax Continues At 1% Rate

Arizona – Bullhead City Is Returning To The State Collection System Effective January 1, 2015

SALT Report 3548 – On January 1, 2015, Bullhead City became a Program City (Program Cities).  Program Cities are the cities in which the ADOR licenses and collects TPT.   Taxpayers located in these cities will report and pay their TPT Continue reading Arizona – Bullhead City Is Returning To The State Collection System Effective January 1, 2015

Florida – Desoto County Adds a 0.5% Discretionary Sales Surtax and Increases Tourist Development Tax

SALT Report 3547 – Effective January 1, 2015, sales tax dealers in Desoto County must begin collecting the 0.5% Desoto County Indigent Health Care Surtax, in addition to the current 1% discretionary sales surtax and the 6% state sales tax, Continue reading Florida – Desoto County Adds a 0.5% Discretionary Sales Surtax and Increases Tourist Development Tax

Florida – Orange County Discretionary Sales Surtax Continues at 0.5% Rate

SALT Report 3546 – The combined state and local sales and use tax rate for Orange County will continue to be 6.5% (0.5% School Capital Outlay Surtax and 6% state sales tax).  All state sales and use tax and local surtax Continue reading Florida – Orange County Discretionary Sales Surtax Continues at 0.5% Rate

Florida – Orange County Discretionary Sales Surtax Continues at 0.5% Rate

SALT Report 3545 – The combined state and local sales and use tax rate for Orange County will continue to be 6.5% (0.5% School Capital Outlay Surtax and 6% state sales tax).  All state sales and use tax and local surtax Continue reading Florida – Orange County Discretionary Sales Surtax Continues at 0.5% Rate

Florida – Volusia County Discretionary Sales Surtax Continues at 0.5% Rate

SALT Report 3544 – The combined state and local sales and use tax rate for Volusia County will continue to be 6.5% (0.5% School Capital Outlay Surtax and 6% state sales tax). All state sales and use tax and local surtax Continue reading Florida – Volusia County Discretionary Sales Surtax Continues at 0.5% Rate

California – New SCOP Visits Announced; 9,537 Business Owners To Receive Letters

SALT Report 3542 – The State of California’s Statewide Compliance Outreach Program (SCOP) will notify 9,537 businesses of upcoming visits.  “The visits are intended to educate retailers about properly reporting sales and use tax, increase compliance with tax laws, and Continue reading California – New SCOP Visits Announced; 9,537 Business Owners To Receive Letters