Montana State Tax Updates



African FinTech Payment Startup Chipper Cash Woos Investors, Including Joe Montana


The funding round was led by Deciens Capital and joined by 500 Startups and Liquid 2 Ventures, which was co-founded by legendary former 49ers quarterback Joe Montana. Chipper Cash Chief Executive Ham Serunjogi went to Montana directly to pitch the company to him. “He He said having Montana as an investor adds value. African FinTech payment startup Chipper Cash has attracted some high-profile investors and raised $2.4


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NOMAD States: The Latest on Sales Tax


When it relates to sales tax, the NOMAD states refer to the five American states without a statewide sales tax: New Hampshire, Oregon, Montana, Alaska, and Delaware. The state maintains a questionnaire to help determine if a business has nexus in Montana.

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Selling Into States with Unusual Sales Tax Laws


Alaska, Delaware, Montana, New Hampshire and Oregon do not. Montana , with no statewide sales tax, resembles Alaska in allow ing localities to assess a sales tax , though these are small, tourist - destination cities that charge sales and use tax on items and services not usually sold online.

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Are Digital Ad Taxes Spreading?


Montana and West Virginia are considering one ; Nebraska lawmakers shelved such a proposal last year. Companies that sell digital products in the U.S. should know about a relatively new kind of ta x – and tax obligation.

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Online Ads: Who Taxes Them and Who Doesn't?


Nebraska has tabled the idea for now while Montana has killed theirs. One of the next big trends in sales tax is one you should start thinking about: states taxing digital advertising.

Shrinking the Delaware Tax Loophole: Other U.S. States to Incorporate Your Business


purchased outside of the state where no sales tax is required (closest being Montana and Oregon) at the same rate as your county’s total sales tax. The four states that don’t have sales tax are Delaware, Montana, New Hampshire, and Oregon.

Workforce Management Platform Zira Notches $3.1M Investment


Lead investors General Catalyst and Abstract Ventures were accompanied by angel investors in the round, such as Lee Fixel, Jana Messerschmidt, Daniel Graf, Aaron Schildkrout and Joe Montana. Cloud-based workforce management platform Zira Technologies Inc. has landed $3.1

CORO Global Brings Gold Payment App To Alabama


With the approval in Alabama, CORO is now available in the Apple App Store and Google Play store to residents in 13 states: Florida, Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Alaska, Delaware, Idaho, Montana, Massachusetts, Oregon, South Carolina, Washington State and Wisconsin.

Initial Jobless Claims Fall to 787,000


10 were in California (+27,870), Illinois (+11,261), Massachusetts (+10,481), Georgia (+9,292), and Indiana (+7,840), while the largest decreases were in Michigan (-2,615), North Carolina (-2,362), Virginia (-1,733), Montana (-579), and Mississippi (-375).

NYC Quarantine Violators Could Face Fines Of Up To $10K


The rules require anyone traveling from Alaska, Indiana, Delaware, Maryland, Missouri, Montana, North Dakota, Nebraska, Virginia and Washington to quarantine for 14 days before being allowed to travel freely in those states. .

Maximizing Profits Through Proper Tax Planning


No State Sales Tax: Montana, New Hampshire, and Oregon. With more than 30 million small businesses in the US, effective tax planning is essential to maximizing profits and minimizing taxes, keeping more of what is earned, and lowering your taxes for the future. Understanding the intricacies of effective tax planning takes professional guidance to ensure that you are taking advantage of every opportunity.

Last Labor Report Before Election Shows Drop In US Jobless Claims


Seasonally adjusted initial unemployment claims dipped to 751,000 the week ending Oct. 24, some 40,000 lower than the previous week's revised levels, according to the Thursday (Oct. 29) report from the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). The previous week's revised level was upped 4,000 from 787,000 to 791,000. The seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate dropped 0.5 percent from the previous week's revised rate to 5.3 percent for the week ending Oct. The previous week's rate was revised from 5.8

Kelly Clarkson Child Support and Alimony


As for the child support: Kelly has primary physical placement of the children in Los Angeles, while Brandon lives in Montana and sees them when he travels to L.A.

IRS Going After Offshore Debit Cards With John Doe Summons


According to a report by Forbes , a federal court in Montana gave the IRS permission to serve Michael Behr of Bozeman, Montana, a John Doe summons to get information about taxpayers in the U.S. The IRS has been using a John Doe summons to get access to taxpayers’ bitcoin information and is now using the same tactic to get debit card information.

California Goes Back Under Lockdown


Cases in Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Louisiana, Montana, Nevada, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and West Virginia surged by more than 20 percent in the past week, according to Johns Hopkins. . The number of coronavirus cases in the U.S. surpassed 3.3

Amazon Plans Whole Foods Expansions In Closed Sears Stores


Right now, Whole Foods has about 470 stores around the nation – which isn’t much considering the proliferation of Walmart and Kroger stores, but it now has the capital to expand into previously unreachable areas, like Montana. Amazon has its eyes on expansion for its Whole Foods brand in closed Sears and Kmart stores, according to a report by Yahoo! Finance. The recent woes of Sears and other struggling retailers are seen as an opportunity for the online retail giant. Sources told Yahoo!

Gamblers Descend On Reopened S. Dakota Casinos


Montana-based Golden Entertainment opened its casinos for play on May 4, which yielded a turnout that owners said was close to pre-pandemic levels.

Uber Eats Says Customers Donated $3M To Help Unemployed Workers


The top five most generous states were Washington, Vermont, Montana, Connecticut and South Carolina, the report noted.

African FinTech Chipper Cash Gets $6M To Enter New Markets


million in May of this year in a seed round that had support from Liquid 2 Ventures, which was co-founded by football star Joe Montana.

The New Year Brings Fresh Uncertainty for U.S. Business Tax Professionals


Oaks detailed several tax-related developments from the November election that warrant watching: Republicans took full control of the House, Senate and governorship in Montana and New Hampshire, a consolidation of power that could impact tax policy. “In

Mitek’s Board Rejects ASG Offer As ‘Not In The Best Interest’ Of Shareholders


CFO Davison will depart at the end of November to join a firm near his home in Bozeman, Montana. Mitek Systems, the identity verification solutions company, announced Monday (November 5) that its board of directors have unanimously decided to reject an offer from ASG Technologies Group, which is a portfolio company of Elliott Associates and Elliott International.

Facebook Live Now Offers Tipping


The company is starting with a small group of test markets, including New Orleans, Louisiana; Olympia, Washington; Billings, Montana; Binghamton, New York; Peoria, Illinois and Little Rock, Arkansas. Video gameplay streamers who use Facebook Live are getting a new way to make money, with Facebook adding the capability for users to tip creators. According to report in TechCrunch , Facebook Live users can tip creators a minimum of $3 on the computer desktop version of its site.

Tax-Free States? Pay No Income Tax in These 9 Tax-Friendly States!


Other states include Alaska, Delaware, Montana, and Oregon. So if you’re Montana, Idaho, or Utah, and you want to save $1 or $2 in taxes, definitely check out Wyoming. US taxpayers pay over $1 trillion in state income taxes every year. But what if you could pay $0 in state taxes?

Bitcoin Daily: FINMA Grants Licenses To Two New Blockchain Firms; ShortHop Crypto Exchange Launches In Seven New States


states: Indiana, Massachusetts, Nevada, New Jersey, Rhode Island, Arizona and Montana. The Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) has granted the first “banking and securities licenses” to two blockchain companies: SEBA Crypto AG and Sygnum AG. The firms will be the first registered in Switzerland as broker-dealers with a blockchain focus. They will be required to follow the new anti-money laundering (AML) requirements that FINMA revealed this week.

Payouts Network Serves Restaurant Workers Real-Time Tips


Montana-based FinTech Payouts Network announced a partnership with Georgia-based Priority Commercial Payments in a press release Tuesday (Oct. The partnership enables instant payouts instead of using checks or ACH to provide payments to consumers, employees and businesses. These methods are cumbersome, costly, and difficult to administer,” said Payouts Network CEO Keith Smith.

Kroger Expands Home Chef Meal Kit Offerings To New Stores


By the end of February, customers will also be able to purchase Home Chef retail meal kits in Arizona (Fry’s and Smith’s), California (Ralphs); Colorado (King Soopers); Idaho , Montana , Nevada , New Mexico , Utah , Wyoming (Smith’s), Indiana (Kroger), Ohio (Kroger, Columbus), Oregon and Washington ( Fred Meyer and QFC); Tennessee (Kroger, Nashville ) and Texas (Kroger).

ARPA Close-up: COBRA Premium Subsidy


The following states do not have laws regarding continuing coverage of any kind: Alaska, Idaho, Indiana, Michigan, Montana, and Nevada (repealed). ARPA established a 100% COBRA premium subsidy for continuing health coverage between April 1, 2021 through September 30, 2021.

Kroger Debuts Rx Membership Program


Kroger will take over Shopko pharmacy records in Utah, Nebraska, Idaho, Washington and Montana as well. Kroger has launched the Rx Savings Club, which aims to significantly reduce the cost of prescription drugs for customers across the country. The program adds to the retailer’s Wellness Your Way platform, and was developed in partnership with GoodRx.

COVID-19 Sees More Online Grocers Accept EBT SNAP Payments For Food


Since then, the program has grown even further, and today Amazon accepts SNAP EBT in all states except Alaska, Arkansas, Hawaii, Louisiana, Maine and Montana.

Credit Card Rewards App Sift Announces $1.5 Million Seed Round


The Sift app has an opportunity to turn the credit card experience upside down,” said Joe Montana, managing partner at Liquid 2 Ventures. Sift, a free application that ensures credit card customers reap the full benefits of their cards, announced a $1.5 million seed round last week, as well as the public release of its app for iOS in the App Store.

Mitek Systems Rejects Offer From Elliott Management, ASG Technologies


CFO Davison will depart at the end of November to join a firm near his home in Bozeman, Montana. Mitek Systems , the financial technology provider to banks, is pushing back from a takeover offer from Elliott Management , the hedge fund and ASG Technologies , the software company. Reuters , citing people familiar with the matter, reported Wednesday (October 11) that Mitek has rejected the offer because it prefers to remain independent.

Cash&Carry Rebrands Itself Into Smart Foodservice


” Headquartered near Portland, Oregon, Smart Foodservice currently has 63 wholesale stores located in Washington, Oregon, California, Idaho, Montana, Nevada and Utah. Cash&Carry Smart Foodservice announced it is rebranding to the name Smart Foodservice Warehouse Stores. The company said the change reflects more than 60 years of evolution in the industry.

Figure CEO: Figure Pay, National Bank Charter Will Boost Financial Inclusion


Figure Pay, he said, debuts in January in Missoula, Montana, and then will see a broader rollout through the quarter. Blockchain and a bank charter might do much to boost financial inclusion.

Digital-First Economy Could Make 2021 The Year Of The Fraud Bot


For 10 years, if this IP address has been coming in with eCommerce transactions from Montana and all of a sudden it's coming from Zimbabwe, there is a problem there,” Sevounts said. The eCommerce explosion has raised the stakes in the battle against fraudsters, making scams more difficult than ever to fight.

Bitcoin Daily: Bitcoin Tumbles Below $10k, Iran Mulls Crypto


Users in California, Massachusetts, Missouri, Montana and New Hampshire can trade bitcoin and Ethereum without any fees from the exchange. It wasn’t to be: Bitcoin’s rally has seemingly come to an end, MarketWatch reported. The world’s most popular cryptocurrency fell below $10,000 after nearly reaching $12,000. According to Coindesk , it reached $9,604.84 as of 8:14 P.M. And Robinhood is taking on Coinbase with a no-fee crypto trading feature in five states, TechCrunch reported.

Employer Vaccine Mandates, Worker Refusals, and Unemployment Benefits


Montana. A spokesperson from The Montana Department of Labor & Industry has informed Thomson Reuters that cases related to vaccine refusal will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Overview. The U.S.

Seed Companies’ Valuations Surging But Number Of Deals Dwindling


Athletes — including Kevin Durant, the retired baseball star, Derek Jeter, one of baseball’s greats and Joe Montana, the football legend — are among the well-known people investing in startups. Startups just in their infancy are getting attention from seed investors — but unlike the dotcom days when every idea got some form of funding, investors are being choosier, resulting in fewer deals but with the ones getting funding enjoying surging valuations.

2022 Minimum Wage and Overtime Salary Threshold Increases


Montana. A new year brings minimum wage increases in 21 states while Connecticut and Florida will increase their minimum wage rates later in the year. Minimum wage rates will also increase in many localities around the nation. .

States Continue with Amex Steering Suit, DOJ Abandons Antitrust Efforts


The states that are continuing with the case are: Ohio, which is the lead plaintiff, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Connecticut, Maryland, Michigan, Montana, Rhode Island, Utah and Vermont. The Justice Department may have left its skirmish against American Express and the issue of “steering,” but nearly a dozen states are battling on against the card issuer in their own fight. On Friday, the Justice Department announced that it would not seek U.S.

The Digital Evolution Of The Online Gaming Ecosystem


states, with only Arizona, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada and Washington labeling DFS as illegal. In 2018, the Supreme Court struck down a 1992 law passed by Congress that made it illegal for most states to legalize sports betting within their borders.

Amex’s 25-Year Membership Rewards Milestone Program


Some of the exclusive rewards American Express is offering for redemption include a football autographed by NFL great Joe Montana, a weeklong sailing trip around the Indonesian archipelago with National Geographic photographer Laura Grier where you will “learn how to capture the beauty of the Indonesian Islands with your own lens” or a private cocktail lesson with an award-winning mixologist. Are you among those just dying to see Broadway’s newest smash hit “Hamilton?”

Retail’s Voice-Assisted, Meatless Summer


The service reached this milestone after recent rollouts in Alaska, Hawaii, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana and Wyoming. It was a summer of last-mile delivery and new subscription pushes. It was a season of fulfillment expansion and voice assistance (even Nike sneakers got involved). It was months of tariffs and trade wars. But most of all, perhaps, it was a time of meatless alternatives.