North Little Rock's local sales tax
collections dropped 1 percent to $17.
This tax is defined generally as one on the use or consumption of tangible property or services when no sales tax
has been collected.
It wasn't long until a State Board of Equalization auditor happened to buy something at the deli and noticed that sales tax
wasn't being collected.
Another issue is the precedent that a sales tax
on plastic surgery procedures sets for the medical industry.
But use taxes are difficult and unpopular to enforce, which enables states to use lower sales tax
rates to compete for businesses and consumers--something that does not sit well with the governors and legislators of high-sales-tax states.
Because if the moratorium is lifted and Publisher A in Alexandria, Virginia, is required to collect California sales tax
on online orders received at his web site from customers in San Francisco, how long can it be that, as at present, orders received by mail or telephone continue to be exempt from those taxes if the publisher has no physical presence (nexus)?
Twenty-nine states including New Jersey, Oklahoma, and South Carolina have begun the Streamlined Sales Tax
Project, meant to simplify sales tax
To reduce the financial burdens on sellers, states will assume greater responsibility for implementing the streamlined sales tax
If sales migrate from taxable local stores to nontaxable Internet merchants, local governments will be forced to find new revenue sources to replace their shrinking sales tax
What makes this split particularly frustrating is that the flat tax and sales tax
are virtually identical.
The state decided to go after the owners of the high profile property for utility sales tax
on these payments.
600 million in sales tax
revenue bonds (FasTracks Project) 'AA-'.
However, prewritten software may quality for exemption from sales tax
if it is provided in electronic format.
The city's 1 percent share of locally generated sales tax
revenue grew by $506,933 compared with the last three months of the previous year.
Consumer sales tax
refunds from the Board of Equalization.