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Quebec Updates QST and GST/HST Documents

Quebec Updates QST and GST/HST Documents

In recent months Revenu Quebec has updated several of its guidance documents relating to QST and GST/HST. A complete listing of the updated documents including documents relating to other tax types can be found here: New Publications Some highlights include the following helpful materials: General Information Concerning the QST and the GST/HST (Read More

New Form for Miscellaneous Determination Requests

New Form for Miscellaneous Determination Requests

The IRS has released a new form that tax-exempt organizations will use to request certain determinations about their tax-exempt status. In addition to foundation status issues, organizations will use Form 8940, Request for Miscellaneous Determination, to obtain advance approval of certain activities and exemption from Form 990 filing requirements.  Organizations applying for recognition of exemption … Read More

Sales Tax: California BOE Announcement of Regulatory Change

Sales Tax: California BOE Announcement of Regulatory Change

The California State Board of Equalization has announced that the recently adopted amendments to Sales and Use Tax Regulations 1533.2, Diesel Fuel Used in Farming Activities or Food Processing, and 1598, Motor Vehicle and Aircraft Fuels, were approved by the Office of Administrative Law on September 26, 2011, and filed with the Secretary of State. The … Read More