Tax & Accounting Blog

Many States Announce One Day Filing Extension to Conform to Federal Extension

Many States Announce One Day Filing Extension to Conform to Federal Extension

By Sheila Leventhal, Esq. (Managing Editor, State and Local Tax) The Internal Revenue Service announced inĀ IR 2018-100, issued on April 17, 2018, that it is providing taxpayers an additional day to file and pay their taxes due to system issues that it encountered early on April 17. Individuals and businesses with a filing or payment … Read More

Justices Focus on Compliance Burden and Congressional Inaction in Wayfair Oral Argument

Justices Focus on Compliance Burden and Congressional Inaction in Wayfair Oral Argument

By Melissa A. Oaks (Managing Editor, Checkpoint Catalyst) This article is the third in a special series of articles dedicated to recent nexus developments. The author of this article was one of only a few dozen members of the press granted credentials to observe the oral argument. On Tuesday, April 17, 2018, the U.S. Supreme … Read More

Sales and Use Tax Non-Collection Becomes a PR Risk for Online Sellers

Sales and Use Tax Non-Collection Becomes a PR Risk for Online Sellers

By Rebecca Newton-Clarke, J.D., Senior Editor, Checkpoint Catalyst This article first appeared in State & Local Tax Update, Thomson Reuters Checkpoint, 03/15/2018, and is the second installment in a special series dedicated to recent nexus developments. Last year, the Connecticut Department of Revenue Services sent requests for information to several large out-of-state internet sellers. The … Read More