VERMONT – Lawmakers Consider Allowing Commercial Cannabis Sales

The state last year legalized marijuana possession and home cultivation, but advocates say taxed and regulated sales are necessary for consumer safety. Vermont legalized adult-use cannabis last year and allowed its residents to grow marijuana in their homes as of Continue reading VERMONT – Lawmakers Consider Allowing Commercial Cannabis Sales

Multi-State – States Renew Push for Taxes On Sugary Drinks

Nearly three decades after a U.S. state last imposed a special tax on sugary drinks, Connecticut’s governor is pushing for one to help close a budget deficit — and bracing for a fight. Taxes on soda and other sugar-loaded drinks Continue reading Multi-State – States Renew Push for Taxes On Sugary Drinks

Vermont – Roundtable Discussion on Tax, Economic Development, and Legislation

Governor Phil Scott will join personnel from the Vermont Department of Taxes, the Department of Economic Development, and the Department of Marketing and Tourism at a roundtable discussion on Tuesday, February 26, 2019. It will be held from 3:00-4:30 p.m. at:  Randolph Village Fire Department2 Central StreetRandolph, VermontThe roundtable discussion Continue reading Vermont – Roundtable Discussion on Tax, Economic Development, and Legislation

Vermont – Online Retailers Registering To Pay Vermont Sales Tax

An update on a Supreme Court decision that aimed to level the playing field between online retailers and bricks-and-mortar stores. Starting July 1, large online retailers who previously didn’t have to pay Vermont sales tax because they didn’t have a Continue reading Vermont – Online Retailers Registering To Pay Vermont Sales Tax

Multistate – Wayfair Economic Nexus (ENexus) Enforcement Thresholds As of August 21, 2018

ENexus Thresholds As Of August 21, 2018 Ref No. State Enforcement Date Dollars of Sales Number of Sales Enexus Threshold 1 OH 1/1/2018 $25,000 0 25/0 2 PA 4/1/2018 $10,000 0 10/0 3 HI 7/1/2018 $100,000 200 100/200 4 ID Continue reading Multistate – Wayfair Economic Nexus (ENexus) Enforcement Thresholds As of August 21, 2018

Multistate – Wayfair Economic Nexus (ENexus) Thresholds As of July 24, 2018

ENexus Thresholds As of July 24, 2018 Ref State Date Number of Sales Dollars of Sales Enexus Threshold 1 IN 1/1/2017 200 $100,000 100/200 2 WY 1/1/2017 200 $100,000 100/200 3 RI 8/17/2017 200 $100,000 100/200 4 ME 10/1/2017 200 Continue reading Multistate – Wayfair Economic Nexus (ENexus) Thresholds As of July 24, 2018

Vermont – US Representative Peter Welch (D-Vt) Comments On Wayfair

Representative Peter Welch is a lead sponsor of the Federal legislation HR 2193 (Remote Transactions Parity Act. “This important decision gives Vermont’s downtown businesses a fighting chance to succeed in a global economy. For too long our small entrepreneurs, who Continue reading Vermont – US Representative Peter Welch (D-Vt) Comments On Wayfair

Vermont – Tax Department Sends Letters Seeking Unpaid Sales (Use) Tax

Seven Days posted by Terry Hallenbeck August 30, 2017 The state tax department is sending nearly 20,000 letters to Vermonters informing them that they may owe sales tax for online purchases. If so, they’ve got two months to pay up Continue reading Vermont – Tax Department Sends Letters Seeking Unpaid Sales (Use) Tax

Vermont – Use Tax Awareness Campaign “Amnesty” Ends 10/31/17

SALT Report 3930 – The Vermont Department of Taxes continues its outreach with a come forward program for individuals who may not know what Vermont Use Tax is and when it is due. In reaction to the impending non-collecting retailer, notification Continue reading Vermont – Use Tax Awareness Campaign “Amnesty” Ends 10/31/17