The State & Local Tax (SALT) Daily: Top Stories for the Week Ending July 20, 2013

A couple of weeks ago I expanded my publishing responsibilities by creating two on-line newsletters, The State & Local Tax (SALT) Daily and The Internet Sales Tax Weekly.  Both newsletters are curated on the platform, a popular on-line newsletter curation service. The SALT Daily is published each day and The Internet Sales Tax Weekly is […]

Internet Sales Tax Legislation and the Dysfunctional 112th Congress

At about noon this past Thursday, January 3rd, the 112th Congress formally ended.  That same afternoon, the 113thCongress was sworn in.  And as everyone knows “fiscal cliff” legislation was passed at the very last minute! But what about the Federal Internet Sales Tax proposals that were talked about for so long?  Well, as some of […]

Smashing the Myth of the “Tax-Free” Cyber Monday

Cyber Monday 2012 – Projected toSurpass $1.5 Billion in Sales It’s Cyber Monday!!  The online equivalent to Black Friday and a day that’s anticipated to be the busiest online shopping day of 2012.  And while many of you have been perusing the Internet for Cyber Monday “deals”, I’ve been checking the Internet for the media’s […]

The State and Local Tax “Buzz” is now on iShade

The State and Local Tax “Buzz” is now on iShade.  What’s iShade you ask? iShade is the Accounting Profession Online – a free on-line community where accountants from across the country and around the globe can gather, collaborate, interact and continue to develop themselves both personally and professionally. On iShade you’ll find tools and resources (whitepapers, survey’s, technical […]

Welcome to the Second Year of The State and Local Tax “Buzz”

Happy New Year!  And welcome to the second year of The State and Local Tax “Buzz”.  I’m looking forward to continued blogging and providing my readers with updates on State and Local Tax (“SALT”) developments and other practical SALT advice.  (For more about my blog, see my page “About The State and Local Tax ‘Buzz’ ” […]