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Texas Sales Tax

Texas Sales Tax

Texas online sales tax Attorney

Texas Online Sales Tax Attorney A pair of bills unanimously advanced by the Texas Senate on Friday would allow the state to collect sales tax on items sold by vendors who do not have a physical presence in Texas. A 2018 U.S. Supreme Court ruling in the case South Dakota…
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July 17, 2019
Texas Sales Tax

Sales Tax on Security Services in Texas

Sales Tax on Security Services in Texas Whenever we think about a service, the normal reaction or understanding is that it should not be taxed. Just remember, the state of Texas does not have income tax, so if any state will tax a service, it will likely be Texas. If…
Ansari Law Firm
July 16, 2019
Texas Sales Tax

Mixed Beverages Texas Sales Tax Audit

Mixed Beverages Texas Sales Tax Audit If you are a business owner in Texas, chances are that you are on our website because you either have a sales tax audit pending, or you want to prepare yourself for an audit. Here is our latest Texas Comptroller’s sales tax audit story…
Ansari Law Firm
March 19, 2019
Texas Sales Tax

Telecommunications Services Texas Sales Tax Audit

Telecommunications Services Texas Sales Tax Audit Telecommunications services between locations in Texas are subject to state and local sales tax, whereas most interstate telecommunications services are only subject to state sales tax. Mobile telecommunications services are subject to state and local sales tax based on the place of primary use.…
Ansari Law Firm
March 19, 2019
Texas Sales Tax

Texas Hotel Consumables sales tax audit

Texas Hotel Consumables sales tax audit If you are the owner of a hotel, then, chances are that you providing hotel consumables – soap, shampoo, conditioner, mouthwash, shower caps, pens, notepads, and other similar non-reusable, consumable items . If you are undergoing a Texas sales and use tax audit, then,…
Ansari Law Firm
March 19, 2019
Texas Sales Tax

Taxable Services in Texas

Taxable Services in Texas Taxable services” is defined in Tax Code Section 151.0101 to include 17 broad categories of services. Sec. 151.0101. “TAXABLE SERVICES”. (a) “Taxable services” means: (1) amusement services; (2) cable television services; (3) personal services; (4) motor vehicle parking and storage services; (5) the repair, remodeling, maintenance,…
Ansari Law Firm
February 18, 2019
Texas Sales Tax

Texas Mixed Beverage Sales Tax Audit

Texas Mixed Beverage Sales Tax Audit If you are a business owner in Texas, chances are that you are on our website because you either have a sales tax audit pending, or you want to prepare yourself for an audit. Here is our latest Texas Comptroller’s sales tax audit story…
Ansari Law Firm
February 18, 2019
Texas Sales Tax

Texas sales tax audit on home renovations

Texas sales tax audit on home renovations Real Property Repair and Remodeling Here are some important rules: Labor to repair, remodel, or restore residential real property is not taxable. Residential real property means family dwellings, including apartment complexes, nursing homes, condominiums, and retirement homes. It does not include hotels or…
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February 18, 2019
Texas Sales Tax

Texas Sales Tax Audit Coin Operated Machines

Texas Sales Tax Audit Coin Operated Machine Tax A tax is imposed on any person engaged in any business dealing with coin-operated amusement machines OR engaged in business to own or operate coin-operated amusement machines exclusively on premises occupied by and in connection with the business. Here is some good…
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February 18, 2019
Texas Sales Tax

Texas Sales Tax On Employee Meals

Texas Sales Tax On Employee Meals The general rule is that food prepared at a restaurant and sold is subject to sales tax. However, the rule changes when there is an employee involved. The rule: Meals furnished to restaurant employees immediately prior to, during, or immediately after a work shift…
Ansari Law Firm
February 15, 2019