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Oregon Pot Shops Lax on Grass Tax

Oregon Pot Shops Lax on Grass Tax

The state of Oregon has nearly 402 medical marijuana dispensaries, and as of January 1, 2016, those dispensaries that also sell recreational marijuana have been required to collect a 25% excise tax on the retail sale of that non-medical marijuana. In a temporary Administrative Rule adopted January 4, 2016, the Oregon Department of Revenue described the … Read More

Water System Installation is Double-Edged Sword in Eyes of Key West Residents

Water System Installation is Double-Edged Sword in Eyes of Key West Residents

Blog, Indirect Tax, ONESOURCE February 24, 2016

Residents of the Twin Ridge subdivision near Dubuque city, Iowa, are muffed over the city’s recent purchase of a $1.3 million water and sewer provider, viewing the purchase as a coercion to force an annexation of their community.  Although some see the purchase as a logical step due to current infrastructure, others view it as the … Read More

Missouri Announces April 2016 New Quarterly Districts

Missouri Announces April 2016 New Quarterly Districts

Blog, Indirect Tax, ONESOURCE February 23, 2016

Four times a year, on a quarterly basis, Missouri Department of Revenue announces a new batch of local taxing jurisdictions.  “Community Improvement Districts” and “Transportation Development Districts” tax areas, which are the most common by far, are typically quite small in size, often ranging from just one business address to a handful in a single … Read More