Cities throughout Montana have long called for an alternative source of revenue such as a local option sales tax. A bill that would authorize localities to adopt a local option infrastructure tax is now under consideration in the Montana Legislature.
West Virginia is considering raising the sales tax rate and expanding sales tax to groceries and many services.
North Dakota is considering a measure that would establish economic nexus and require certain out-of-state sellers to collect and remit sales tax.
Illinois lawmakers are looking at broadening sales tax to many services and lowering the general rate.
California assemblywomen want to exempt tampons and increase the tax on liquor, because "there is no happy hour for menstruation."
Should food sold through vending machines be exempt from Indiana sales tax? Many lawmakers think it should.
The first soda tax on the African continent will be introduced on April 1, 2017, when a proposed 20 percent tax on soft drinks is expected to take effect in South Africa.
The Arkansas Nonprofit Incentive Act of 2005 has been repealed.
Virginia will offer a tax amnesty program sometime between July 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018.