Weekly Round-Up: Inside the New York Budget Bill: Proposed Sales Tax Amendments


Governor Andrew Cuomo recently proposed the 2015-2016 New York State Executive Budget Bill, which includes many significant revenue measures.

In this week’s issue of the Bloomberg BNA Weekly State Tax Report, Maria Eberle and Lindsay LaCava, partners in the New York Office of McDermott Will & Emery LLP, explain the proposed changes to New York's sales and use tax.

The article can be read in its entirety here.

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

California State Board of Equalization Publishes Updated List of Top 500 Sales and Use Tax Delinquent Accounts

New Jersey Department of Treasury Publishes Report on Tax Expenditures in New Jersey

Massachusetts Publishes Working Draft TIR on New Certification Requirements Applicable to State Contracts and Taxpayers Claiming Certain Credits

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In other developments…

Tennessee Court of Appeals – Sales tax exemption for cable customers not discriminatory against satellite television providers, by PwC

Tax Indexing Turns 30, by the Tax Foundation

Managing Volatile Tax Collections in State Revenue Forecasts, a new report by The Pew Charitable Trusts and the Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government

Compiled by Priya Nair