California – What You Should Know if You are Behind on Your Taxes

SALT Report 3108 – The California State Board of Equalization released a publication that explains a taxpayer’s rights and your responsibilities when they have a balance due for unpaid taxes, fees, assessments, interest, or penalties. If a taxpayer receives a Continue reading California – What You Should Know if You are Behind on Your Taxes

Colorado – Guidance Regarding Tax Refund Interceptions

SALT Report 3098 – The Colorado Department of Revenue issued an advisory to anyone who pays corporate, income, sales and use, gasoline, special fuel, cigarette and tobacco, or severance taxes that any refunds due are subject to interception by the Continue reading Colorado – Guidance Regarding Tax Refund Interceptions

Massachusetts – Commissioner’s Right to Offset Funds to Collect Delinquent Taxes

SALT Report 3057 – The Massachusetts Department of Revenue issued a Directive regarding the Commissioner’s right to offset against funds payable by the Commonwealth, to a taxpayer, in an effort to collect delinquent taxes. The Commissioner is authorized to collect Continue reading Massachusetts – Commissioner’s Right to Offset Funds to Collect Delinquent Taxes

California – Top 500 Sales and Use Tax Delinquencies

SALT Report 2972 – The California State Board of Equalization updated their list of the Top 500 sales and use tax delinquencies for the third quarter of 2013. California law requires the BOE to post this information every quarter, removing Continue reading California – Top 500 Sales and Use Tax Delinquencies

Connecticut – Tax Amnesty Program

SALT Report 2981 – The Connecticut Department of Revenue issued a reminder for delinquent taxpayers and non-filers that the State is offering amnesty from September 16 through November 15, 2013.  Amnesty is available to anyone, individual or business, that owes Continue reading Connecticut – Tax Amnesty Program

New York – Driver License Suspensions for Tax Delinquents to Begin

SALT Report 2808 – New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a new initiative to encourage those who owe back taxes to come forward and settle their debts.  The initiative is part of the Governor’s Executive Budget that was signed into Continue reading New York – Driver License Suspensions for Tax Delinquents to Begin

Connecticut – Taxpayers with Unpaid Liabilities Will Not Be Issued Renewed Tax Licenses

SALT Report 2621 – The Connecticut Department of Revenue Services issued a notice to taxpayers warning them that due to recently enacted legislation the Department is now prohibited from renewing the tax licenses of any taxpayer with outstanding liabilities, effective Continue reading Connecticut – Taxpayers with Unpaid Liabilities Will Not Be Issued Renewed Tax Licenses

California – Unclaimed Property Now Included in the FTB’s Intercept Program

SALT Report 2250 – The California Franchise Tax Board announced that the State Controller’s Interagency Intercept Program will now allow unclaimed property payments to be intercepted by cities and counties to pay delinquent debts. The process will be initiated when Continue reading California – Unclaimed Property Now Included in the FTB’s Intercept Program

Louisiana – School Board Required to Collect Unpaid Taxes

2/06/2013 SALT Report 2122 – The Louisiana Attorney General issued an opinion regarding the East Feliciana School Board’s failure to collect past due sales and use taxes. At issue in this case is an ordinance passed by the School Board that create… Continue reading Louisiana – School Board Required to Collect Unpaid Taxes