Multi-State – What Might Wayfair Mean For Me? The Changing Landscape Of State And Local Sales Taxes And Retroactivity Concerns

Pullman & Comley, LLC Tax ALERT March 15, 2018 The rise of the internet retailer has created significant loss of sales tax revenue for state revenue agencies due to the loss of revenue from sales and use tax collected in Continue reading Multi-State – What Might Wayfair Mean For Me? The Changing Landscape Of State And Local Sales Taxes And Retroactivity Concerns

Multi-State – Congress Could Preempt SCOTUS In Online Sales Tax Battle

Forbes TaxTime by Kelly Phillips Erb March 19, 2018 Congress was back at it this week, trying to reach an agreement on spending. Both sides were scrambling to make a deal with the hope that there will be a vote Continue reading Multi-State – Congress Could Preempt SCOTUS In Online Sales Tax Battle

Nebraska – Internet Sales Tax Bill In Nebraska Legislature Dead For This Year After Filibuster

News Channel Nebraska by Martha Stoddard (World-Herald News Service) March 16, 2018 LINCOLN — Online shoppers won’t be forced to pay Nebraska sales taxes this year after the Legislature killed an Internet tax proposal on Thursday. State lawmakers fell two Continue reading Nebraska – Internet Sales Tax Bill In Nebraska Legislature Dead For This Year After Filibuster

Multi-State – White House Signals Commitment To Push For Expanded Online Sales Tax Collections

The Hill by Naomi Jagoda March 20, 2018 The Trump administration is asking the Supreme Court to let it participate in oral arguments in an online sales tax case being heard next month, signaling the White House’s commitment to pushing Continue reading Multi-State – White House Signals Commitment To Push For Expanded Online Sales Tax Collections

Multi-State – Solicitor General Asserts That States Can Require Online Vendors To Collect And Remit Sales/Use Tax On Online Retail Sales

Squire Patton Boggs The Public Finance Tax Blog by Joes Swearingen March 19, 2018 In January, the Supreme Court granted a writ of certiorari in the case of South Dakota v. Wayfair (discussed here).  Wayfair, which will be argued before the Court on April Continue reading Multi-State – Solicitor General Asserts That States Can Require Online Vendors To Collect And Remit Sales/Use Tax On Online Retail Sales

Multi-State – Omnibus Not Expected To Include Online Sales Tax Bill

The Hill by Naomi Jagoda March 19, 2018 Online sales tax legislation is not expected to be included in the omnibus spending bill set for votes this week, lawmakers said Monday evening. “I don’t believe that’s in there,” House Majority Continue reading Multi-State – Omnibus Not Expected To Include Online Sales Tax Bill

Multi-State – GOP Senators: Don’t Include Online Sales Tax Bill In Omnibus

The Hill by Naomi Jagoda March 13, 2018 GOP Sens. Steve Daines (Mont.) and Ted Cruz (Texas) on Tuesday urged their fellow lawmakers not to add online sales tax legislation to an omnibus spending bill, arguing that doing so would hurt small businesses. “Omnibus Continue reading Multi-State – GOP Senators: Don’t Include Online Sales Tax Bill In Omnibus

Virginia – Sales Tax Breaks To Lure Data Centers Booming In Virginia

The Washington Times by Alan Suderman – Associated Press February 14, 2018 RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — As Virginia has emerged as a top global market for data centers, tax breaks to attract some of the world’s richest companies to the Continue reading Virginia – Sales Tax Breaks To Lure Data Centers Booming In Virginia

South Dakota – Supreme Court Arguments Set In South Dakota’s Sales Case

The News Tribune Associated Press February 23, 2018 PIERRE, S.D. – The U.S. Supreme Court has scheduled oral arguments for April in South Dakota’s case seeking to collect sales taxes from out-of-state internet retailers. Attorney General Marty Jackley says arguments Continue reading South Dakota – Supreme Court Arguments Set In South Dakota’s Sales Case

Multi-State – Trump ‘Strongly’ Favors Imposing Online Sales Tax, Mnuchin Says

Bloomberg/Politics by Toluse Olorunnipa February 15, 2018 President Donald Trump “feels strongly” that the U.S. should impose a sales tax on purchases made over the Internet, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Thursday. Mnuchin, speaking at a hearing before the House Ways and Continue reading Multi-State – Trump ‘Strongly’ Favors Imposing Online Sales Tax, Mnuchin Says