Indiana says an illegal drug dealer owes sales tax. Plus, sales tax news on software and medical devices. Finally, a new Maine fuel tax exemption. 

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Sales Tax News 5/3-5/8

Storified by Avalara · Fri, Jun 08 2012 14:29:46

Sell Drugs? Collect Tax.

Indiana: Illegal Drug Sales Require Sales Tax | TaxRates.comFormer Indiana specialty store owner Keith M. Bilz is facing lots of charges in how he did business at the Raq Shaq, according to the Mad…

Medical Device Tax

South Carolina End of Medical Device Sales Tax Coming | TaxRates.comThe South Carolina 2011-2012 legislative session passed S*0036, commonly referred to as Act No. 32. Act No. 32 modifies the state rate on…

Software Tax

Pennsylvania Ruling on Software Tax | TaxRates.comThe Pennsylvania Department of Revenue ruled that cloud computing software is subject to Pennsylvania sales and use tax* when used by peo…

Maine Fuel Sales Tax Exemption 

Maine Fuel Sales Tax Exemption – Heat Just Got Cheaper | TaxRates.comMaine LD 1610 (HP 1219), "An Act to Amend the Law Regarding the Sale of Wood Pellets" was signed by Governor Paul LePage May 21, 2012 as …