HomeAway, VRBO, and other short-term rental marketplaces that book lodging on behalf of property owners are required to collect and remit lodging taxes on behalf of their Idaho hosts starting Jan. 1, 2018. Airbnb already collects occupancy taxes on behalf of its Idaho hosts, having entered into a voluntary agreement with the Idaho State Tax Commission in 2016. […]
Although memberships that permit use of sports and athletic facilities are taxable in Minnesota, social club memberships that don’t permit use of athletic or sports facilities are exempt.
Super Bowl LII will be played on Feb. 4, 2018, at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, and there are sales tax incentives to encourage in-person viewing of the big game.
Professional and amateur mixed martial arts matches are legal and taxable in West Virginia.
Does the future hold lower and broader sales taxes in Idaho and Pennsylvania?
Should gender-specific products be exempt? Some lawmakers in Wisconsin are working to create a sales tax exemption for feminine hygiene products.
All Colorado sales tax licenses will expire at the end of the year, on Dec. 31, 2017 — even those recently obtained.
Amnesty programs are generally considered a win for both the state and taxpayers: The state obtains additional revenue without the expense or hassle of audits, and participating taxpayers reduce the penalties and interest owed to the state.
A one-time-only sales tax holiday will be held in Ohio in 2018. It applies to both state and local sales tax, is not optional, and is set to run from 12:00 a.m., Friday, Aug. 3, through 11:59 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 5.
Changes in product taxability laws, like Minnesota's new policies on jukebox and vending machine sales, complicate sales and use tax compliance.