October 2016 sales tax changes
- Sales Tax Rate Changes
- Sep 27, 2016 | Gail Cole
Notable transaction tax changes are taking effect on October 1, 2016. Of particular interest to tax wonks: residents of Washington, D.C. will start paying sales tax on Amazon purchases (there’s still time to shop tax-free!), and Airbnb will collect meals and rooms tax on behalf of Vermont hosts.
There are also new tax policies in California and Nebraska, and, as always at the start of a new quarter, plenty of sales tax rate changes.
- Michigan fuel tax rate change
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
- Airbnb to collect Vermont meals and rooms tax
- Amazon to collect sales tax in Washington, D.C.
- California changes sales tax policy for mixed newspaper subscriptions
- Georgia provides sales tax holiday for energy and water efficient products (September 30 - October 2)
- Take-and-bake pizza is exempt in Nebraska
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