Multi-State – Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Taxes Burden Taxpayers

Bloomberg BNA by Jonathan A. Feldman and Alla Raykin August 17, 2017 Tax Policy To raise revenue and tackle health concerns, a number of localities have imposed sugar-sweetened beverage taxes. However, localities may have limited guidance on how these taxes Continue reading Multi-State – Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Taxes Burden Taxpayers

Washington – Online Sales-Tax Money Is Key Part Of State Budget. Could A Lawsuit Derail It?

The Olympian By Walker Orenstein June 30, 2017 Top state lawmakers in Washington said Thursday they intend to follow in Colorado’s footsteps with a plan to make more online retailers collect sales tax in order to help bankroll the next Continue reading Washington – Online Sales-Tax Money Is Key Part Of State Budget. Could A Lawsuit Derail It?

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

Washington – High Technology Industry Tax Incentive To Expire

SALT Report 3507 – The Sales and Use Tax Deferral/Waiver for high technology businesses is set to expire January 1, 2015, with applications due by November 1, 2014.  The incentive is  “Limited to businesses conducting R&D and pilot scale manufacturing Continue reading Washington – High Technology Industry Tax Incentive To Expire

Washington – Free Webinar For Nonprofit Organizations

SALT Report 3494 – The Washington State Department of Revenue will host a free webinar to educate nonprofit organizations on excise taxes, reporting classifications, deductions, sales tax collection and record keeping requirements. Date: October 8, 2014 Time: 10 – 11 Continue reading Washington – Free Webinar For Nonprofit Organizations

Washington – Free Tax Workshop In Seattle

SALT Report 3488 – The Washington State Department of Revenue is offering a free tax workshop in Seattle on October 1, 2014.  Taxpayers will be educated in the areas of excise tax, reporting classifications, deductions, tax incentives, sales tax collection Continue reading Washington – Free Tax Workshop In Seattle

Washington – New Sales And Use Tax Exemption For Vessel Deconstruction Services

SALT Report 3481 – Effective October 1, 2014, a new sales and use tax exemption will be available for vessel deconstruction services. “Vessel deconstruction: permanently dismantling a vessel, including: Abatement and removal of hazardous materials Removal of mechanical, hydraulic, or Continue reading Washington – New Sales And Use Tax Exemption For Vessel Deconstruction Services

Washington – Free Tax Workshop In Spokane

SALT Report 3469 – On Wednesday, September 17 the Washington State Department of Revenue will host a free tax workshop in the city of Spokane for new and small business owners.  Topics covered will include excise taxes, reporting classifications, tax Continue reading Washington – Free Tax Workshop In Spokane

Washington – Relief for Businesses Affected By Wildfires

Washington – Relief for Businesses Affected By Wildfires SALT Report 3416 – The Washington State Department of Revenue announced on July 18, 2014 that businesses affected by wildfires can ask the Department of Revenue for a tax filing extension. Businesses Continue reading Washington – Relief for Businesses Affected By Wildfires