Sales And Use Tax

    • Brann & Isaacson Represents Retailers in Major Supreme Court

      On January 12, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear a key dispute over the scope and limits of state taxing authority over out–of–state businesses. Respondents Wayfair Inc., Overstock.com, Inc. and Newegg Inc., among the 40 largest Internet retailers in America, are represented by Brann & Isaacson partners George Isaacson, Martin Eisenstein, and Matthew Schaefer.

      Brann & Isaacson- 9 readers -
  • B&I Partners Offer Webinar on Factor Presence Tax Nexus

    … On September, 27, 2017, partners Martin Eisenstein and Matthew Schaefer co–led a webinar for Strafford Publications on “Factor Presence Nexus for State and Local Taxes: Meeting the Challenges of Developing State Standards.” The webinar provided corporate tax advisers with guidance on attempts by many states to enforce so–called “factor presence…

    Brann & Isaacson- 8 readers -
  • Eisenstein Presents Webinar on Management of State Tax Audits

    … On October 3, 2017, Managing Partner Martin Eisenstein participated as a presenter in a Strafford Publishing webinar on “Sampling and Audit Management.” He discussed best practices in managing sales and use tax audits, and gave examples of typical problems taxpayers encounter when they do not follow best practices. Eisenstein provided specific…

    David Swetnam Burland/ Brann & Isaacson- 7 readers -
  • Eisenstein Presents Webinar on Management of State Tax Audits

    … On October 3, 2017, Managing Partner Martin Eisenstein participated as a presenter in a Strafford Publishing webinar on “Sampling and Audit Management.” He discussed best practices in managing sales and use tax audits, and gave examples of typical problems taxpayers encounter when they do not follow best practices. Eisenstein provided specific…

    David Swetnam Burland/ Brann & Isaacson- 19 readers -
  • B&I Partners Offer Webinar on Factor Presence Tax Nexus

    … On September, 27, 2017, partners Martin Eisenstein and Matthew Schaefer co–led a webinar for Strafford Publications on “Factor Presence Nexus for State and Local Taxes: Meeting the Challenges of Developing State Standards.” The webinar provided corporate tax advisers with guidance on attempts by many states to enforce so–called “factor presence…

    Brann & Isaacson- 19 readers -
  • George Isaacson Testifies Before House Judiciary Committee

    … On July 25, 2017, Senior Partner George Isaacson gave testimony to the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law of the House Judiciary Committee in Washington, DC. His subject was state regulatory overreach and its negative impact on American business and consumers. In his testimony, available here, Isaacson addressed…

    David Swetnam Burland/ Brann & Isaacson- 9 readers -
  • Eisenstein gives Webinar on Cloud Computing

    … Martin Eisenstein recently presented a webinar for Strafford Publishing on sales tax issues in connection with cloud computing. His presentation focused on the thorny questions of sourcing cloud computing services as well as of characterization of the service in order to determine its taxability. His presentation also addressed the nexus…

    Brann & Isaacson- 11 readers -
  • B&I Attorneys Tackle Local Tax Issues In State Tax Notes Article

    … by local home rule jurisidictions, as found in such states as Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Illinois, and Louisiana. In the article, Eisenstein and Szal suggest that Commerce Clause nexus, as both a practical and a legal matter, must be determined by reference to an entity’s contacts to the local jurisdiction alone, and not the state as a whole. The full article can be read here. The post B&I Attorneys Tackle Local Tax Issues In State Tax Notes Article appeared first on Brann & Isaacson. …

    Brann & Isaacson- 13 readers -
  • Quill: Rumors of Its Death Are Greatly Exaggerated

    … Connecticut and Minnesota), and developments in so-called “clickthrough nexus” and affiliated company-created nexus laws, and efforts by Minnesota, Nebraska, and Oklahoma to require tax collection by so-called “marketplace providers” such as Amazon and eBay. An up-to-the-moment review of the federal legislative front is also provided. The post Quill: Rumors of Its Death Are Greatly Exaggerated appeared first on Brann & Isaacson. …

    Brann & Isaacson- 31 readers -
  • The “See-Saw” Of Sales Tax Nexus

    …. The Commissioner noted that Subsection 2 provides that if the dealer “solicits business in the Commonwealth by employees, independent contractors, agents or other representatives,” then the dealer is required to collect the tax. The Commissioner opined that because fulfillment centers do not act as independent contractors of the retailer and have…

    David Swetnam Burland/ Brann & Isaacson- 14 readers -
Get the top posts daily into your mailbox!