Effort to Ease Collection of Out-of-State Taxes Gathering Steam

Vadum, Matthew
May 2006
Bond Buyer;5/8/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32376, p6
Trade Publication
This article discusses the participation of 42 state governments and 500 U.S. corporations in the Streamlined Sales Tax Project, an effort to streamline the collection of out-of-state taxes. Some 19 states are in the process of revising tax laws and implementing the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement, which brings uniformity to definitions of items in the sales tax base.


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