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Georgia County Invests Sales Tax Collections in Public Safety

DeKalb County, Georgia is using $8 million in sales tax funding to purchase safety vehicles and equipment, according to an article from Decaturish.  The sales tax was approved by voters in November, 2017, for infrastructure improvements.  The...

Georgia Governor Nathan Deal Suspends Sales Tax On Jet Fuel

The governor for the state of Georgia, Nathan Deal, made the announcement on Monday that he would suspend the collection of the state-imposed sales tax on jet fuel.  The move by Deal is in line with an earlier promise made to Delta Air Lines and...

Georgia's TSPLOST

Some Georgia counties approved while others rejected a Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (TSPLOST) in the May election.

This was the second time voters in the Peach State voiced their opinion on TSPLOST in most of the state.  In...

Sales Tax News - June 18, 2018

Arkansas City Wants Hotels.com To Pay Local Sales Taxes

The city of Magnolia joined several other Arkansas cities in a class-action lawsuit initiated by the Pine Bluff Advertising and Promotion Commission.  The lawsuit is against the online hotel...

Sales Tax News - April 30, 2018

Oregon County Looks to Place Tax on Marijuana Sales

Voters in Clatsop County may soon have the option to place a sales tax on retail marijuana sales.  County Commissioners will hold their first meeting on Wednesday to hear the topic of imposing a 3...

Netflix Sales Tax

Georgia Plans to Tax Netflix Streaming

Local and state governments everywhere have been trying to update their existing tax code to keep up with today's changing technology and consumer offerings.  In one of the latest moves, Georgia is planning to...

Sales Tax News - January 18, 2018

Geneva, Illinois to Add Sales Tax Hike to Ballot

Geneva residents will have the opportunity to vote for a sales tax increase in March.  The one-half percent sales tax increase would help fund municipal operations, capital needs, and infrastructure...

Sales Tax News - December 26, 2017

Clayton County Fights to Keep $20 Million Jet Fuel Sales Tax

Officials in Clayton County, Georgia are anxiously awaiting an appeal with the 11th circuit court to attempt to save approximately $20 million in jet fuel sales tax - $9 million of which...

Sales Tax News - December 19, 2017

Florida Senator Aims to Eliminate Diaper Sales Tax

Senator Lauren Brook, D-Plantation, is rallying support for her new bill, a cut on sales tax for diapers.  Brook claims this tax cut would directly benefit families when they need it most.  While...

Sales Tax News - August 10, 2017

Does your business have exposure to sales tax in multiple states?  Here are some of the latest news stories to keep you informed.

Pennsylvania Is Looking to Replace School Tax with Increased Income and Sales Taxes

Pennsylvania voters will decide...