Multi-State – Wayfair Court Case Marks A Game-Changer For Legal Cannabis

When most consumers think of Wayfair Inc, it is in terms of furniture and home goods, but Wayfair has now made its way into the cannabis sector. Wayfair refers to the U.S. Supreme Court case, South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc., in which the Continue reading Multi-State – Wayfair Court Case Marks A Game-Changer For Legal Cannabis

Michigan – House OKs Taxes On Out-Of-State Online Retailers

Many out-of-state websites that facilitate online sales in Michigan would have to collect and remit the 6 percent sales tax under legislation approved unanimously Wednesday by the state House. The bills, which were referred to the Senate for consideration next, Continue reading Michigan – House OKs Taxes On Out-Of-State Online Retailers

Multi-State – Sixteen States Change Online Sales Tax Laws

As of Oct. 1, 2019, four U.S. states have gone live with economic nexus laws that require some remote sellers (i.e., any retailer without a physical presence in that state, such as e-commerce retailers) to charge sales tax. And 14 Continue reading Multi-State – Sixteen States Change Online Sales Tax Laws

Multi-State – New Sales Tax Rules Take Effect This Week In More Than A Dozen States

If you made a purchase on the internet yesterday, you might have noticed something different: sales tax. Changes in sales tax compliance laws for remote sellers and marketplace facilitators in more than a dozen states kicked in beginning October 1, Continue reading Multi-State – New Sales Tax Rules Take Effect This Week In More Than A Dozen States

Massachusetts – Will Collect Sales Taxes On Online Purchases

Online shoppers will start paying sales tax on more of their purchases. New rules go into effect Tuesday that require online retailers to collect Massachusetts’ 6.25% sales tax from customers. The new rules apply to online sellers and marketplaces — like Continue reading Massachusetts – Will Collect Sales Taxes On Online Purchases

KANSAS – Attorney General Issues Formal Opinion On South Dakota V.S Wayfair Contradicting Their Own DOR

Announced August 28, 2019 Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt, would be providing a formal legal opinion on all the issues involved. once a detailed analysis of the South Dakota v. Wayfair ruling is done the opinion is to be publicized. Continue reading KANSAS – Attorney General Issues Formal Opinion On South Dakota V.S Wayfair Contradicting Their Own DOR

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA – Sales Tax Changes Soft Drinks, Diapers and Qualified High Tech Companies Take Effect October 1, 2019

Sales and Use Taxes Soft Drinks: The sale of or charge for soft drinks are subject to 8 percent sales and use tax. Sales or charges for soft drinks sold for immediate consumption will remain subject to a 10 percent sales Continue reading DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA – Sales Tax Changes Soft Drinks, Diapers and Qualified High Tech Companies Take Effect October 1, 2019

Texas – The Days Of Escaping Sales Taxes By Shopping Online Are Over

Avoiding sales taxes by shopping online is going to get a lot tougher next week. The Texas Legislature fixed a loophole in the last session that dates back to the days when interstate commerce by regular folks was not a Continue reading Texas – The Days Of Escaping Sales Taxes By Shopping Online Are Over

WYOMING – Sheridan Revenues Increase Due To Internet Sales Tax Collections

While Sheridan’s sales and use tax revenues have continued to grow this year, those gains are increasingly dependent on internet, rather than local, sales, according to a presentation City Treasurer Karen Burtis delivered this week. The city’s internet sales tax Continue reading WYOMING – Sheridan Revenues Increase Due To Internet Sales Tax Collections

CALIFORNIA – New Operative Date Of April 25, 2019, For District Use Tax Collection Requirement Based On $500,000 Sales Threshold

(SB) 92 (Stats. 2019, ch. 34) changes the operative date of the new district use tax collection requirement based on a $500,000 sales threshold from April 1, 2019 to April 25, 2019. Under the new law, all retailers are required Continue reading CALIFORNIA – New Operative Date Of April 25, 2019, For District Use Tax Collection Requirement Based On $500,000 Sales Threshold