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    Minnesota clarifies taxability of room rentals, athletic club memberships, and sky boxes

Minnesota clarifies taxability of room rentals, athletic club memberships, and sky boxes

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.
By |December 12th, 2017|Sales Tax News|0 Comments|

See the Super Bowl live and save on sales tax

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.
By |December 11th, 2017|Sales Tax News|0 Comments|
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    Admissions to boxing and MMA matches are taxable in West Virginia

Admissions to boxing and MMA matches are taxable in West Virginia

Professional and amateur mixed martial arts matches are legal and taxable in West Virginia.
By |December 8th, 2017|Sales Tax News|0 Comments|
  • Philadelphia's sales tax rate could drop significantly if Rep. Russ Diamond gets his way.
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    Dramatic sales tax changes proposed in Idaho and Pennsylvania

Dramatic sales tax changes proposed in Idaho and Pennsylvania

Does the future hold lower and broader sales taxes in Idaho and Pennsylvania?
By |December 7th, 2017|Sales Tax News|0 Comments|

Wisconsin considers sales tax exemption for tampons

Should gender-specific products be exempt? Some lawmakers in Wisconsin are working to create a sales tax exemption for feminine hygiene products.
By |December 5th, 2017|Sales Tax News|0 Comments|

Colorado sales tax licenses expire December 31, 2017

All Colorado sales tax licenses will expire at the end of the year, on Dec. 31, 2017 — even those recently obtained.
By |December 4th, 2017|Sales Tax News|0 Comments|

Ohio to offer tax amnesty starting January 1, 2018

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.
By |December 1st, 2017|Sales Tax News|0 Comments|

Ohio sales tax holiday, August 2018

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.
By |November 30th, 2017|Sales Tax News|0 Comments|
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    Minnesota changes taxability of jukebox and vending machine sales

Minnesota changes taxability of jukebox and vending machine sales

Changes in product taxability laws, like Minnesota's new policies on jukebox and vending machine sales, complicate sales and use tax compliance.
By |November 29th, 2017|Sales Tax News|0 Comments|
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    Lodging marketplaces to collect and remit Idaho tax starting January 2018

Lodging marketplaces to collect and remit Idaho tax starting January 2018

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. […]

By |November 28th, 2017|Sales Tax News|0 Comments|