Blogs


Airbnb to collect tax on behalf of Tennessee hosts starting March 2018

Effective March 1, 2018, Airbnb will collect and remit state and local sales tax on behalf of its Tennessee hosts....Continued

Tax relief available for businesses impacted by California fires

California’s been hit with a litany of progressively more damaging fires, floods, and mudslides. State and federal tax relief is available for victims....Continued

Michigan lawmakers push through sales tax break for trade-in vehicles

The Michigan legislature has overridden the governor's veto, changing the sales tax exemption allowed for trade-in vehicles....Continued

Maryland energy efficiency sales tax holiday, February 2018

During Maryland’s upcoming energy efficiency tax-free period, many Energy Star products are exempt from the state's 6 percent sales tax....Continued

Alabama severe weather preparedness sales tax holiday, February 2018

Cell phone chargers and many other products are exempt from Alabama sales tax during the upcoming severe weather preparedness sales tax holiday....Continued

Texas claims an out-of-state corporation had an obligation to collect sales tax

An out-of-state corporation that used in-state contractors to provide repair and maintenance services to customers in Texas had an obligation to collect and remit Texas sales tax....Continued

How Hawaii’s GET applies to rideshare fees

It isn't always clear who's liable for the GET on Hawaii rideshare transactions. In some circumstances, it's the transportation network company is liable; in others, it's the driver....Continued

Illinois enables retailers to charge sales tax on rented merchandise

A new Illinois law changes how tax applies to items sold under rental purchase agreements....Continued

Ohio to exempt corrective eyeglasses

Corrective eyeglasses and contact lenses will be exempt from sales and use tax in Ohio as of July 1, 2019....Continued