Tag: Sales Tax

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

National sales tax becomes focal point for Trump-DeSantis war

May 15, 2023


All is fair in love and war, and by fair we specifically mean the 23 percent national sales tax known as the Fair Tax. If you recall, the proposal, which would get rid of federal income, payroll and estate taxes […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court Holds That Out-of-State Online Marketplace Sellers are Not Obligated to Collect Sales Tax

November 18, 2022

Via: JD Supra

Can an online merchant have nexus with a state because its merchandise may be stored in the state? And what is the scope of the government’s authority to make inquiries of the out-of-state online merchant to obtain information about its […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Virginia Circuit Court determines sales of software and equipment exempt from sales tax

October 18, 2022

Via: LexBlog

In an opinion published on September 9, 2022, the Circuit Court of the City of Richmond held that a telecommunications equipment company was entitled to a sales tax refund on its sales of software, equipment, and related services sold to […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

States Without Sales Tax

May 6, 2022

Via: Investopedia

The sales tax laws for states within the United States are not subject to federal regulation. Each state has control over its base sales tax. Sales taxes are typically imposed on retail transactions and certain services. In addition to base […]

Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Mississippi House Passes Massive Sales Tax Increase on Business Inputs

February 24, 2021

Via: National Law Review

Within a 24 hour period, the Mississippi House of Representatives introduced and passed a bill to repeal the individual income tax, but at a cost of massive increases in sales taxes imposed on business inputs. H.B. 1439 would phase out […]