Friday, September 30, 2016

New website and updated webinar schedule!

Yes, we have a new website, the redesign of which is still creating some logistical issues.  And the schedule has been updated as well.

Sales Tax by State: Is Candy Taxable?

http://blog.taxjar.com/sales-tax-state-candy-taxable/

Georgia sales tax holiday for energy efficient products

http://www.taxrates.com/blog/2016/09/27/georgia-sales-tax-holiday-for-energy-efficient-products-2/

https://www.vertexsmb.com/insights/georgia-holds-sales-tax-holiday-september-30-october-2-2016/?platform=hootsuite

D.C. poised to end tax on tampons, diapers

http://www.taxrates.com/blog/2016/09/30/d-c-poised-to-end-tax-on-tampons-diapers/

5 SIGNS THAT YOUR COMPANY NEEDS A SALES AND USE TAX AUTOMATION SOLUTION

https://www.vertexsmb.com/insights/5-signs-company-needs-sales-use-tax-automation-solution/

Important Flood Recovery Information


http://revenue.louisiana.gov/NewsAndPublications/Flood

Thanks To Justice Kennedy, States Now Feel Free To Tax Internet Commerce


http://www.forbes.com/sites/georgeleef/2016/09/29/thanks-to-justice-kennedy-states-now-feel-free-to-tax-internet-commerce/#600c285a6671

South Dakota discusses the taxability of motor vehicle dealers, repair shops, and body shops in a recently updated tax fact sheet


https://www.vertexsmb.com/insights/south-dakota-updates-publication-taxability-vehicle-repair-maintenance/

Father and Son Charged with Stealing $1 Million in Sales Tax from State


http://patch.com/new-york/malverne-lynbrook/father-son-charged-stealing-1-million-sales-tax-state

A million? There's a lot of these kinds of stories, but I'm not sure I've seen one for a million. Quite an accomplishment.

Analysis of Online Sales Simplification Act of 2016

http://www.mtc.gov/getattachment/2016-09-20-MTC-OSSA-Analysis.pdf.aspx

Opens up to a pdf file.

Arizona ~ Multiple Taxes: Emergency Regulations Regarding Tax Recovery Program Issued


http://news.cchgroup.com/2016/09/30/arizona-multiple-taxes-emergency-regulations-regarding-tax-recovery-program-issued/

Missouri – Shipping Charges Subject to Tax


http://report.saltcpa.com/2016/09/missouri-shipping-charges-subject-to-tax/#.V-6d6_krK00

University's Purchase of Building Materials for School Housing Exempt in Florida


http://www.ttrus.com/Universitys-Purchase-of-Building-Materials-for-School-Housing-Exempt-in-Florida-i828.html

Pa house committee votes to repeal vape shop 40% inventory tax


http://fox43.com/2016/09/27/pa-house-committee-votes-to-repeal-vape-shop-40-inventory-tax/

A penny sales tax explained


http://okcfox.com/news/fox-25-investigates/a-penny-sales-tax-explained

Arizona Teases TPT Simplicity…. AGAIN

http://www.taxconnex.com/blog-/arizona-teases-tpt-simplicity-.-again

Pennsylvania to offer tax amnesty in 2017


http://www.taxrates.com/blog/2016/09/28/pennsylvania-to-offer-tax-amnesty-in-2017/

Minnesota DOR to Pay Taxpayer's Attorney's Fees from Challenging a Not "Substantially Justified" Assessment


http://www.stateandlocaltax.com/noteworthy-cases/minnesota-dor-to-pay-taxpayers-attorneys-fees-from-challenging-a-not-substantially-justified-assessm/

Illinois Changes May Impact Manufacturers and Remote Sellers

http://ryan.com/Tax-Gateway/Tax-Developments?id=71831b42-9a1a-40b8-a7c3-2c8c4559e9cc&year=2016

Illinois: Amended Rule Explains Process for Rebutting “Click-Through” Nexus Presumption

http://newsletters.usdbriefs.com/2016/Tax/STM/160930_4.html

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Monday, September 26, 2016

South Dakota Department of Revenue updates a tax facts publication on the taxability of printers and newspapers

https://www.vertexsmb.com/insights/south-dakota-updates-publication-taxability-printers-newspapers/

http://www.mcall.com/news/nationworld/pennsylvania/mc-pa-gambling-sin-taxes-20160924-story.html

http://www.mcall.com/news/nationworld/pennsylvania/mc-pa-gambling-sin-taxes-20160924-story.html

Cutting Down Shrubs Not Taxable in Arizona


http://www.ttrus.com/Cutting-Down-Shrubs-Not-Taxable-in-Arizona-i826.html

Republican Congressman Pushes Internet Sales Tax Plan


http://www.wsj.com/articles/republican-congressman-pushes-internet-sales-tax-plan-1472242517

Florida Department of Revenue issues tax publication for machinery and equipment


https://www.vertexsmb.com/insights/florida-department-revenue-issues-new-tax-information-publication-machinery-equipment/

Florida ~ Sales and Use Tax: Sales of Subscriptions to Software and Cloud Computing Services Are Not Subject to Tax

http://news.cchgroup.com/2016/09/26/florida-sales-and-use-tax-sales-of-subscriptions-to-software-and-cloud-computing-services-are-not-subject-to-tax/

http://ryan.com/Tax-Gateway/Tax-Developments?id=f720d750-f3cd-4d78-8401-8165936de47c&year=2016

Arkansas ~ Sales and Use Tax: Several Manufacturing Items Not Exempt

http://news.cchgroup.com/2016/09/26/arkansas-sales-and-use-tax-several-manufacturing-items-not-exempt/

Friday, September 23, 2016

South Dakota Department of Revenue updates tax facts on the taxability of fishing and hunting services


https://www.vertexsmb.com/insights/south-dakota-updates-notice-taxability-fishing-hunting-services/

A Primer: The Congressional Battle Over Digital Sales Tax


http://www.bna.com/primer-congressional-battle-n57982077192/

Netflix Exempt from Kentucky Taxes


http://www.taxrates.com/blog/2015/09/25/netflix-exempt-from-kentucky-taxes/

Soda taxes could bubble up everywhere


http://www.taxrates.com/blog/2016/09/22/soda-taxes-could-bubble-up-everywhere/

Ohio clarifies taxation of online services


http://www.taxrates.com/blog/2016/09/23/ohio-clarifies-taxation-of-online-services/

http://ryan.com/Tax-Gateway/Tax-Developments?id=0a1e8606-403a-4753-9143-791dc7c0cb53&year=2016

What you need to know about Missouri's two cigarette tax proposals


http://www.kshb.com/news/what-you-need-to-know-about-missouris-two-cigarette-tax-proposals

SALES TAX SLICE: AT&T, SUBSCRIBERS DISCOVER THAT INTERNET TAX FREEDOM ISN’T FREE


http://www.bna.com/sales-tax-slice-b57982077426/

Attention: Direct Sellers of Prepaid Wireless Products and Services The Electronic Filing Requirement Begins November 1, 2016


http://www.boe.ca.gov/pdf/l473.pdf

Frustrated with Your Sales Tax Audit?

http://www.taxconnex.com/blog-/bid/67353/sales-tax-audit-frustration-0

Michigan ~ Sales and Use Tax: Bad Debt Deduction Was Properly Denied

http://news.cchgroup.com/2016/09/22/michigan-sales-and-use-tax-bad-debt-deduction-was-properly-denied/

http://ryan.com/Tax-Gateway/Tax-Developments?id=d0811d77-580a-4141-a6dd-7afe28cb94ed&year=2016

Michigan ~ Sales and Use Tax: Bad Debt Deduction Was Properly Denied

http://news.cchgroup.com/2016/09/22/michigan-sales-and-use-tax-bad-debt-deduction-was-properly-denied/

http://ryan.com/Tax-Gateway/Tax-Developments?id=d0811d77-580a-4141-a6dd-7afe28cb94ed&year=2016

Michigan ~ Sales and Use Tax: Bad Debt Deduction Was Properly Denied

http://news.cchgroup.com/2016/09/22/michigan-sales-and-use-tax-bad-debt-deduction-was-properly-denied/

http://ryan.com/Tax-Gateway/Tax-Developments?id=d0811d77-580a-4141-a6dd-7afe28cb94ed&year=2016