Tax & Accounting Blog

Amazon is taking its fight to the people of California, not the courts, to overturn new click-through nexus

Amazon is taking its fight to the people of California, not the courts, to overturn new click-through nexus

Amazon wants California voters to strike down the new click-through nexus law. Amazon filed a petition to get a measure on the California ballot to ask voters to repeal the new rule that requires all companies with in-state affiliates to collect sales tax.  The company has until September to gather 504,760 signatures to qualify the … Read More

‘Tis The Sales Tax Holiday Season

With summer officially here, consumers in various US states can start looking forward to some tax-free shopping weekends. As in years past, many tax holidays are set to occur in July and August. Several states are having back-to-school sales tax holidays such as Mississippi and Puerto Rico in July; Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Iowa,  Missouri, Oklahoma, South Carolina, … Read More

Ohio Tax Amnesty Program announced for 2012

Ohio Tax Amnesty Program announced for 2012

The 2012-2013 Ohio budget bill, signed by the governor on June 30, 2011, contains a tax amnesty program for certain delinquent state and local taxes, including sales and use taxes, corporate franchise tax, commercial activity tax, estate tax, motor fuel taxes, cigarette taxes, school district income taxes, and tangible personal property taxes. The tax amnesty … Read More