sales tax

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a tax based on the cost of the item purchased and collected directly from the buyer


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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 issues nationwide.
To reduce the financial burdens on sellers, states will assume greater responsibility for implementing the streamlined sales tax system.
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 base.
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.