Weekly Round-Up: Bloomberg BNA Q&A With Michael Fatale of the Massachusetts Department of Revenue


In this week’s issue of the Bloomberg BNA Weekly State Tax Report, Michael T. Fatale, deputy general counsel with the Massachusetts Department of Revenue, discusses with Bloomberg BNA Deputy News Director Ryan C. Tuck challenges facing the state and local tax world today, the movement toward market-based sourcing models and the MTC litigation.

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:

Georgia Department of Revenue Publishes Notice of Proposed Amendment on Conservation Tax Credit

Washington Department of Revenue Issues Excise Tax Advisory Regarding Hazardous Substance and Petroleum Products Tax

California Franchise Tax Board Publishes October 2015 Tax News, Which Includes 2015 Adjusted State Income Tax Rate Schedules 

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 Enacts IRC Conformity, Adds Exceptions to Large Corporate Understatement Penalty, by PwC

How Much Does Your State Collect in Taxes Per Capita?, by the Tax Foundation

Economic Presence Standard for Income Tax Nexus, by McDermott Will & Emery

Compiled by Priya D. Nair