November 2016 tax changes
- Sales Tax News
- Nov 1, 2016 | Gail Cole
A handful of significant tax changes take effect today, November 1, 2016. The most notable regard online sales tax. Amazon begins voluntarily collecting a flat 8% seller use tax on Alabama transactions. Learn more about Alabaman’s last chance to shop Amazon tax free. And Oklahoma now has new obligations for remote sellers.
Topping the list of rate changes is the controversial New Jersey gas tax rate increase, if for no other reason than that New Jersey hasn’t increased the tax on gas since 1988.
There are changes to local transient lodging and transaction privilege taxes in Arizona.
Meridian, Mississippi, adds a special 2% tax to the gross proceeds of restaurants from the sale of prepared food and beverages.
November prepaid sales tax rates for fuel in Michigan take effect on the first of the month. [link to new post]
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