by hainteractive

The Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act passed the U.S. House Judiciary Committee. The CBPP says it will take away states’ revenue. Utah becomes a full member of the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement, and Alabama begins its Severe Weather Sales Tax Holiday. This and more below. 

 

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Sales Tax News 6/30-7/6

Storified by Avalara · Fri, Jul 06 2012 08:11:41

Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act

U.S. Digital Goods and Services Bill Passes House Committee | TaxRates.comThe U.S. House Judiciary Committee approved the Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act of 2011 (HR 1860), a bill that regulates stat…
CBPP: Digital Goods and Services Act Tax Loopholes | TaxRates.comThe Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act will eat into state revenue, according to the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, or …

Utah Joins Streamlined Sales Tax

Utah Full Member Streamlined Sales Tax State | TaxRates.comThe Streamlined Sales Tax Governing Board (SSTGB) reports that on "Friday, June 29, 2012 the Streamlined Sales Tax Governing Board unanim…

Alabama Begins Tax Holiday

Alabama Severe Weather Sales Tax Holiday Update | TaxRates.comAlabama counties and cities have until June 22 to register to participate in the first ever Alabama severe weather sales tax holiday July…

How to Fail an Audit

5 Ways to Fail a Tax Audit | Avalara BlogAll businesses relish a good sales tax audit. But did you know you can take action to spend more time, money and resources than you have …

A Sales Tax Free Island? 

Sales Tax Free Island Getaway | Avalara BlogNow that I have your attention, I’ll let you know you won’t even need a passport to get there. Just hop on a flight to Hawaii and the pla…