Wisconsin State Tax Updates



Rideshare Rental Startup Expands In New York And Wisconsin


The company, which is in 29 states, is growing — it added New York City and Madison, Wisconsin, to its roster of cities in 2017. Beyond TLC-plated cars, the company also provides renters with the ability to run luxury cars so they can drive for Uber Black or Lyft Premier — as well as niche players like RideAlfred , which provides professional black car drivers in Wisconsin. Many, but not all, cars meet Uber and Lyft’s standards.


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Keeping On-Campus Credit Unions Competitive


University of Wisconsin Credit Union’s Lessons for Serving College Students. In this month’s feature story, Eric Bangerter, vice president of eCommerce at University of Wisconsin Credit Union (UW Credit Union), explained how offering tailored financial products, on-site support and automated conveniences can help CUs win college students over.

Willy Street Co-op Thinks Small To Get Big Results


Enter Willy Street Co-op — a small retailer in Wisconsin perhaps making a big step toward bridging the gap between what customers want and what the grocery marketplace supports. The good news is that Willy Street Co-op — and the local brands they represent and are trying to usher onto a wider stage — don’t need to compete with the big boys for every dollar of grocery spend on Earth, just the ones in Madison, Wisconsin. Everybody eats.

Uber Of X: Rent-A-Ref, Sports Officials For Any Game Or Tournament


Based out of Riverside, California, the website (and soon-to-be mobile platform) has been working with leagues all over the state, as well as in Colorado, New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Illinois, Wisconsin and Texas. uber of x California Colorado Illinois Massachusetts new jersey New York referee referees rent-a-ref Texas Uber of X What's Hot WisconsinPerhaps the most overlooked person in any sport is the most important one: the referee.

Roundabouts vs Traffic Signals


” A study in Wisconsin found that when roundabouts replaced typical intersections, deaths. As posted to the John Stossel YouTube Channel on 6/1/21 Run time: (4 minutes, 30 seconds) Do you get frustrated when you’re the only car stopped at a traffic signal?

State Discounts for Sales Tax


Some states, like Indiana and Wisconsin, vary the discount depending on the amount of tax collected and remitted. Collecting and remitting sales tax can be onerous – and expensive – for any business.

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Episode 068: A conversation with Allan Koltin


Allan attended both the University of Wisconsin – Madison and the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee and received degrees in accounting and marketing. Join host Hugh Duffy as he has a conversation with Allan Koltin, CEO of Koltin Consulting Group.

End of the Year Sales Tax Updates to be Aware of as You Start 2022


Wisconsin has published its updated Publication 240 regarding the taxability of digital goods. There’s always something changing in the world of tax, especially sales tax. Here’s a review of some of the recent changes and updates. State updates. Kansas Gov.

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What’s new for state sales and use taxes


Wisconsin’s Supreme Court has rejected arguments that a half-percent sales tax implemented in Brown County in 2018 is illegal. There’s always something changing in the world of tax, especially sales tax. Here’s a review of some of the recent changes and updates. Give us a break.

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Sales and Use Tax Updates from February


Wisconsin Democratic Gov.? According to the Tax Foundation, among states utilizing sales tax , Wisconsin has the second lowest population-weighted combined state and local sales tax rate of 5.46%. There’s always something changing in the world of tax, especially sales tax.

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Marketplace Facilitators Create Their Own Sales Tax Obligations


If you are selling through a marketplace, the majority of states now have these laws in place, including, recently , Georgia, Florida, Hawaii, Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan, South Carolina and North Carolina. Amazon, eBay and Etsy are more than household names.

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Bright Spots For Retailers And SMBs


Batteries Plus Bulbs , a Wisconsin-based nationwide retail chain, has arguably powered the consumer shift to digital. Data: 1988: The year Batteries Plus was founded in Hartland, Wisconsin, where it is now headquartered.

2021: The Year in Review – Sales Tax


Wisconsin eliminated its 200+ transactions threshold for remote sellers. The whole world pinballed throughout a pandemic the last two years and continues to do so.

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Sales Tax on Shipping: When Does it Apply?


When only some of the contents of a shipment are taxable, the shipping charges must be pro-rated in Minnesota, New Jersey, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Vermont, Washington and Wisconsin (where a “reasonable allocation” is required).

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Transitioning To Employee Ownership: FREE On-Demand Webinar

Nancy McClelland, LLC

My colleague Courtney Berner of the University of Wisconsin Center for Cooperatives led the webinar and Q&A, and Steve Storkan of the Employee Ownership Expansion Network interviewed business owners Gina Schaefer and Marty Ruddy.

Sales and Use Tax Updates from March


Wisconsin has eliminated its 200-transaction threshold and, as a result, a remote seller is only required to collect and remit sales or use tax if its gross sales into Wisconsin exceed $100,000 in the previous or current calendar year.

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Best Practices for Managing a Sales Tax Audit


The Sales Tax Institute reports that Maine, Illinois, California, Massachusetts, Wisconsin and Washington have been the most aggressive states in sending notices and audit requests. If you and your company haven’t been hit with a sales tax audit yet, congrats.

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Evolution of the Sales Tax Audit: Have Audits Changed with Economic Nexus?


The Sales Tax Institute reports that Maine, Illinois, California, Massachusetts, Wisconsin and Washington have been the most aggressive states in sending notices and audit requests since the U.S. Sales tax has evolved a lot in recent years. So has the sales tax audit.

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What's New in State Sales and Use Taxes


Wisconsin has eliminated the 200 or more separate transactions economic nexus threshold for remote sellers in the previous or current calendar year. There’s always something changing in the world of tax, especially sales tax. And 2021 continues that trend.

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High School Interns


Maybe you will be encouraged to hire some high school interns by the following comments from Timothy Allen, MBA, Chief Operating Officer of Reilly, Penner & Benton in Milwaukee, Wisconsin: “We started with high school interns this past tax season. “A mentor is someone who sees more talent and ability within you, than you see in yourself, and helps bring it out of you.” ” — Bob Proctor.

3 Years Post-Wayfair: A Look Back


Wisconsin prepared to require out-of-state businesses to collect sales tax by the fall, soon followed by Alabama, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, and others. June 21 marked three years since the landmark decision in the South Dakota v. Wayfair case.

California Goes Back Under Lockdown


While the Wisconsin Supreme Court limited the Democratic governor’s ability to declare statewide mandates or restrictions during the pandemic in May, municipal governments have issued orders of their own, The Journal reported. . The number of coronavirus cases in the U.S. surpassed 3.3

Sales and Use Tax in 2020: A Look Back


By late November, Texas and Wisconsin had joined a growing number of states confirming that online sales tax was in fact becoming a big boon to tax revenue. Someday people will probably use a lot of words to describe 2020. “Un-eventful” Un-eventful” won’t be one of them.

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States Seek Aid To Offset Estimated $400B Shortfall Due To COVID-19


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3 Common Missteps of Sales Tax


As of this writing (April 2021), the last two states that don’t impose sales tax obligations on out-of-state sellers – Florida and Missouri – are working on such laws and Wisconsin just removed their transaction number threshold and are only relying on annual revenue into the state.

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High Regard


It was really part of a larger area called the Northwest Territory where the states of Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin and Michigan would thrive. “People who end up as ‘first’ don’t actually set out to be first. They set out to do something they love.” – Condoleezza Rice. I am reading The Pioneers by David McCullough. I love historical books and McCullough has provided many.

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Midwest Retailer Meijer Signs With Instacart For Grocery Delivery


The new service is now available for Meijer customers in Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Illinois and Wisconsin. Online delivery platform Instacart is teaming up with regional Midwest retailer Meijer to provide same-day delivery of groceries.

Hundreds Of Jobs Lost As Amazon Cuts Ties With Logistics Company


There’s a facility in Wisconsin whose status is unknown. “We

A List of the 10 Worst Property Taxes By States


Wisconsin. About 5 million people live in Wisconsin, so that’s about 5 million people paying sky-high property taxes. But Wisconsin is famous for its beer so maybe whoever came up with their property tax rate was drunk at the time.

Coinbase Offers Bitcoin Cash Loans Of Up To $20K In 17 US States


Initially, the loans are available in the following states via the waitlist: Alaska, Arkansas, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Oregon, Texas, Virginia, Nebraska, Utah, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

MetaBank, Fiserv To Issue Preloaded Visa Cards For Stimulus Payments


Reuters reported its sources confirmed MetaBank of South Dakota and Wisconsin-based Fiserv got the go-ahead following lobbying of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) by payment industry groups. The U.S.

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.

Milwaukee Public Schools: It Has NEVER Been About the Children


Despite the fact that most private schools have been operating in-person this entire school year… And most public schools in Wisconsin have phased in classroom learning over the school year… MPS is still virtual and teasing a return to the classroom on April 14.

New US Businesses Up 12 Pct, Highest Since 2007


based Danielle Payton, who started an online fitness program called Kuudose, and Wisconsin-based Ian Oestreich, who started a bike mechanic business.

What employers should know about voluntary unemployment contributions for rate reductions


unemployment insurance originated in Wisconsin in 1932. In Wisconsin, there is a voluntary contribution worksheet ( UCT-15393 ) that employers use to determine if a voluntary contribution would help to lower their unemployment tax rate. In the U.S.,

Tesla Tequila Sells Out On First Day Of Launch


New Tesla locations are being planned in Tucson, Arizona; El Paso, Texas; Milwaukee, Wisconsin; and Smithtown, New York. What started as an April Fool’s joke in 2018 — "Teslaquila" — is now a hot seller, with bottles of Elon Musk’s Tesla Tequila, priced at $250, selling out within hours, according to a CNN report. Produced by the South California brand Nosotros Tequila, Tesla Tequila is sold in a lightning-shaped bottle resembling Tesla’s logo. Sales are limited to two bottles per person.

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

Tiny Houses Are Big Business As Ikea Takes Downsizing Mainstream


While the whole tiny house movement dates back to the 1970s, the fact that these lovely little homes are now being offered by Swedish flat-pack furniture giant Ikea in partnership with Wisconsin-based Escape could take the trend to the mainstream masses.

Ex-House Speaker Paul Ryan Forms SPAC


The Wisconsin Republican ran as the vice-presidential running mate of Mitt Romney in 2012. Paul Ryan, former speaker of the House, is creating a “blank-check company,” The Wall Street Journal reported.