Weekly Round-Up: Behind the Scenes on ‘Wynne': An Interview With the Wynnes' Counsels


In this week’s issue of the Bloomberg BNA Weekly State Tax Report, Ernst & Young's Rebecca Helmes goes behind the scenes with Christopher Handman, Richard O'Connor and Dominic Perella, the counsels for the Wynnes in the landmark U.S. Supreme Court case.

The counsels discuss the surprising decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to grant cert., various questions posed by the justices during oral argument and the implications the holding in Wynne will have in other states.

The article can be read in its entirety here.

Some notable developments from the State Tax Developments Tracker–Bloomberg BNA’s new tool for monitoring important developments in all the states:

Florida Department of Revenue Publishes Employer Guide to Reemployment Tax

Ohio Department of Taxation Publishes Alcohol Beverage Excise Tax Alert

New Jersey Department of Treasury Publishes Spring 2015 Quarterly Newsletter Discussing Taxability of Reiki Touch Therapy and Sales of Airline Tickets

For more information about this and other state tax issues, sign up for a free trial of the Bloomberg BNA Premier State Tax Library. 

In other developments… 

California - Corporations with no in-state physical presence have nexus based on agency relationship with affiliate, by PwC

Map: State and Local General Sales Tax Collections Per Capita, by the Tax Foundation

Windfall “April Surprises”, by The Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government

Compiled by Priya D. Nair