Income, Sales Tax Collections Up To $21.7 Billion As Pennsylvania Opens Budget SeasonPennsylvania state government is heading into the final month of its fiscal year with stable tax collections as Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf and the Republican-controlled Legislature prepare to assemble an election-year budget.
Buying Online? Prepare To Pay PA Sales TaxThousands of Pennsylvanians shop on line and until recently escaped paying state and county sales tax on their internet purchases, but that changed September1st when the state revenue department began to enforce a new law.
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State To Add Line On Income Tax Form For Reporting Online PurchasesGrowing faster than legislative abilities to regulate it, the world of internet retailing has put the traditional retail at a competitive disadvantage by not having to charges sales tax.
Misleading Letter Sent To Local SeniorsLois Shipley, of New Castle, got a letter in the mail the other day from a business called the Senior Advisory Center. The letter stated that for a fee of $39, the company, on her behalf, would file a property tax, or rent rebate claim with the Pa. Department of Revenue.