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2016 India Budget Speech Raises Taxes

2016 India Budget Speech Raises Taxes

Budget Speech 29 February 2016 was the presentation of the 2016 Budget Speech in India’s Parliament. India’s Budget Speech lays out the spending programs for the government for the year and proposes changes to different legislation to be made during the Budget Session. This years’s budget session will run last from 23 February to 13 May … Read More

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