Tax & Accounting Blog

New Jersey Sports Fans’ Fantasy Leagues Are Sales Tax-Free

New Jersey Sports Fans’ Fantasy Leagues Are Sales Tax-Free

The following was written by Ruth Jeremiah and posted on her behalf. New Jersey Division of Taxation has determined that fantasy sports entry fees are not subject to tax. This ruling stems from an Austin, TX taxpayer that runs a fantasy sports website and charges taxes for entry fees for various professional sports leagues, … Read More

The sales tax busy season begins with Black November! Are you ready? (Part 2)

The sales tax busy season begins with Black November! Are you ready? (Part 2)

In our previous post we reviewed the need for an accurate and fast sales transaction solution for your business to handle any increase in sales traffic you may experience during Black November, holidays and throughout the year. In this post we will review more of the details of what you can do to fulfill … Read More

The sales tax busy season begins with Black November! Are you ready?

The sales tax busy season begins with Black November! Are you ready?

A common theme among business owners is to ramp up in October to meet the demands of Black Friday and the following busy holiday shopping season.  However, recent surveys are pointing to an increasing trend of shoppers starting well before Black Friday, the traditional start of the holiday retail season. Today, the holiday season begins with … Read More

Kentucky County Taps New Revenue Stream to Fund 911 Services

Kentucky County Taps New Revenue Stream to Fund 911 Services

In a unique approach to funding area 911 services, the fiscal court of Whitley County, Kentucky has voted to impose a 911 surcharge on its citizens’ monthly water bills. For decades, state and local governments across the country have imposed monthly surcharges on residents’ phone bills in order to fund 911 emergency response … Read More