Nevada Tax Notes

January 2017

Tax Rate Increases for Washoe and Clark Counties; Technical Bulletins; Recently Adopted Regulations; Retail Marijuana Regulation; "Ask the Advisors" Workshops; Are You Sending Mail to the Wrong Address?; Questions About Commerce Tax?
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July 2016

Elko County Tax Rate Increase; Department Launches Updated Nevada Tax Center; Nevada New Markets Tax Credit Program; Vehicle, Watercraft & Aircraft Tax Evasion Program; Technical Bulletins; Updates on Regulations; "Ask the Advisor" Training; and Nevada Commerce Tax Welcome Letter FAQs
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January 2016

Clark County Tax Increase; New Payment Processor; Prosthetic Devices; Technical Bulletins; IRS Security Tips; Commerce Tax; Ask the Advisor Class
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July 2015

Legislative Summary Changes; Modified Business Tax; Nicotine & Vapor Products; Emergency Regulation; SB 376 Definitions; Technical Bulletins; Ask the Advisor Class; Report Firearms Sales; Cigarette Rolling Machines
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October 2014

Website Enhanced to Accept Reporting of Tax Evasion; Alcohol Awareness Training Required in Nevada Counties; Adopted Regulations of the Nevada Tax Commission (R073-13); Notification of Automated Program to Assess Deficiency; Adopted Regulations of the Nevada Tax Commission (R142-13); Adopted Regulations of the Nevada Tax Commission (R142-13); Adopted Regulations of the Nevada Tax Commission (R34-13); Requesting Refund of Sales Tax paid in Error
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April 2014 - Amended

Tax Rate Increases; Resale Certificate vs. Sales Tax Permits; Modified Business Tax for Financial Institutions; Technical Bulletins; 2013 Legislations; Tax Return Mailings Discontinued; Deliveries by Nevada Firearms Dealers for Out of State Retailers; Ask the Advisor
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October 2013

Technical Bulletins; Bundled Transactions; Tradeshows and Conventions; Veterinarian and Veterinary Supplies; Successor's Liability; Chlorine and Chemicals; Newspapers, Magazines and Other Periodicals; Red Dyed Diesel Fuel; Purchases from out of State Nurseries; Ask the Advisor
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July 2013

Salons, Day Spas, Barbers; Government Exemptions; First Renderings; Food Comps; Craft Distilleries; Wholesale Tobacco Price; Modified Business Tax; Additional Bills; Sales Tax Rates; Marijuana Dispensaries; Permit Searches; Tax Evasion Program; Technical Bulletins; Twitter; Spotting Tax Evasion; Comps Vs. Discounts; Ask the Advisor Class
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April 2013

Manufacturers; Vehicle Fees; Occasional Sales; How to File MBT Returns; Vehicles for Diplomats; ACH Payment Change; Taxability of Ice; Short Term Lessor Change; Ask the Advisor Class
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January 2013

Cell Phone Retailers; Returned Merchandise; Federal Income Tax; What Tax Rate Do I Use; Liens; Denial of Permit; Calculation Errors; Bartering; Cash Versus Accrual; Claiming Bad Dept; Local Government Services; Off Highway Vehicles; Unusual Tax Facts; Correspondence; Ask the Advisors
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October 2012

Taxation's New Executive Director; Tax Included in the Sales Price; Manufacturer's Extended Warranty es; What is Use Tax?; Successor's Liability; Modified Business Tax - Financial Institutions (MBT-FI); Business Records Needed for Audit; Penalty for Failure to Maintain Records; Voluntary Disclosures; Estimated Billings; “Ask the Advisors” Training Workshops; Holiday Closures
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July 2012

Event and Party Planners; Prepared Food for Immediate Consumption; Bundled Transactions; Florists; Live Entertainment Tax; Contractors and Use of Resale Certificates; Charcoal, Briquettes and Propane; White Pine Tax Rate Increase; Modified Business Tax Billing Letters; Payment Plans for Tax Debt; Responsible Person Determination; Offers in Compromise; Penalty and Interest Waiver; Closing your Sellers Permit; "Ask the Advisors" Training Workshops; Holiday Closures
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April 2012

Department of Taxation Call Center; Liquor License Renewals; Alcohol Awareness Training; Annual Update to Short Term Lessor Fees; Non-Alcoholic Malt Beverages; Construction Contract vs. Retail Sale; Charcoal, Briquettes and Propane; Chlorine and Chemicals; Plants, Seeds, Fruit Trees and Berry Vines; Vehicle, Watercraft and Aircraft Tax Evasion Program; Government Sales and Use Tax Exemptions; Resale Certificates vs. Sales Tax Permits; Trappers and Fur Traders; Closing Your Account "Ask the Advisors" Training Workshops; Holiday Closures
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January 2012

Department of Taxation Call Center; Return Must Be Filed For Each Reporting Period; NevadaTax Online Filing Return and Payment Confirmation Numbers; Federal Income Tax; Sales Tax is Held in Trust for the State; Hazardous Waste Disposal Fees; Animal Feed; Printing is Not a Service; Personal Chefs; Taxability of Dietary Supplements and Energy Drinks; Motor Vehicle Sales to Military Personnel; Leasing and SubLeasing; Closing Your Account "Ask the Advisors" Training Workshops; Holiday Closures
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October 2011

Taxation's New Executive Director; Drop Shipments; When is a Comp not a Comp?; Christmas Tree Vendors; Taxable Delivery Charges; Aircraft Dealers - Sales for Out of State Use; Gift Baskets Containing Beer, Wine, or Other Alcohol; Resale Certificates vs. Sales Tax Permits; Going Paperless with Tax Returns; Attending or Promoting a One-Time Event, Tradeshow or Convention; Administrative Hearings Information Available on Website; Photographers; We All Owe It - Use Tax; Communicating By Mail with the Department; "Barter"; Advisory for Filing Tax Returns; "Ask the Advisors" Training Workshops; Holiday Closures
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July 2011

Modified Business Tax Rate Change; Interest Rate Decrease; Trade-Ins; Tax Exemption Cards Issued by the US Dept of State; Alcohol Awareness Training Required in some Nevada Counties; Short Term Lessor Fees Update; IRS - Tax Exempt Status Lost for MBT; Notice to Off-Highway Vehicle Dealers; Tips, Tokes, Gratuities or Stipend; Registering Online with NevadaTax; Credit Notices; Advisory for Filing Tax Returns; Federal Income Tax; Communicating by Mail with the Department; "Ask the Advisors" Training Workshops; Holiday Closures
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April 2011

Publishers of Newspapers and Other Periodicals Reminder; Cash vs. Accrual; Non-Alcholic Malt Beverages; Wedding Chapels; Barter of Tangible Personal Property; Alcohol Awareness Training Required in Some Nevada Counties; Federal Income Tax; Construction Contract vs. Retail Sale; Plants, Seeds, Fruit Trees and Berry Vines; Vehicle, Watercraft and Aircraft Tax Evasion Program; Charcoal, Briquettes and Propane; Chlorine and Chemicals; Going Paperless With Tax Returns; Communicationg By Mail With the Department; Advisory for Filing Tax Returns; "Ask the Advisors" Traing Workshops; Holiday Closures
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January 2011

New Minimum Sales Tax Security Deposits; Penalty for Negligence; Cigarette Brands DeListed from the Nevada Tobacco Directory; Fabrication Labor, Alterations, Engraving and Embroidering; Window Tinting - Clarification of Prior Articles; Communicating by Mail with the Department; Federal Income Tax; What is Use Tax?; Going Paperless with Tax Returns; Governmental Sales/Use Tax Exemptions; Advisory for Filing Tax Returns; Aircraft and Major Components of Aircraft; Sales Tax Held in Trust for the State; Annual Sales Tax Filing; Closing your Account; "Ask the Advisors" Training Workshops; Holiday Closures
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October 2010

Convenience Stores, Supermarkets, Grocery Stores, Doctors & Gyms - Be Aware of Taxability of Dietary Supplements & Energy Drinks; Christmas Tree Vendors; Wood, Charcoal, Briquettes and Propane; Claiming Credit; Attending or Promoting a One-Time Event, Tradeshow or Convention; Important - Submit Accurate Tax Returns; Confidentiality of Department Records; Advisory for Filing Tax Returns; Communicating By Mail with the Department; Unlawful Advertising: Payment of Sales Tax by Retailer; Sales Tax Permits Must Be Displayed; Register to File Online with Nevada Tax; "Ask the Advisors" Training Workshops; Holiday Closures
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July 2010

Department of Taxation Amnesty Program 2010; Elko Field office Closed; Correction re Fire Safe Cigarette Requirements Effective 6/3/2010; Carolina Tobacco Cigarette brands Delisted from NV Tobacco Directory; Affidavits and Drive-Away permits for Non-Residents; I Don’t Have Enough Money to Pay My Taxes; Government Contracts; Credit Notices; Advisory for Filing Returns; Tips, Tokes, Gratuities or Stipend; Window Tinting; Gift baskets containing Beer, Wine or Other Alcohol; Prepared food intended for Immediate Consumption is Taxable; “Substantial Use” and Use Tax; Fabrication Labor, Alterations, Engraving and Embroidering; Vehicle, Watercraft and Aircraft Tax Evasion Program; Reno has new phone numbers; New Taxation Call Center; Going paperless with Tax Returns; Communicating by Mail with the Department; “Ask the Advisors” Training Workshops; Holiday Closures
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April 2010

Elko Field Office to Close; Reno District Office has New Phone Numbers; Nevada Supreme Court Update – Complimentary Meals for Consideration; Federal Income Tax; General Tobacco Cigarette Brands Delisted from Nevada Tobacco Directory; Nevada Joins the Coalition with Passage of Fire Safe Cigarette Requirements; Senate Bill No. 5 – Removed Expiration Date from NRS 377A.030; New Taxation Call Center; Alcohol Awareness Training Required; Modified Business Tax – General Business is an Entity Based Return; Charcoal, Briquettes and Propane; Chlorine and Chemicals; Plants, Seeds, Fruit Trees and Berry Vines; Vehicle, Watercraft and Aircraft Tax Evasion Program; Audit Estimates; “Barter”; Going Paperless with Tax Returns: Secretary of State Administering State Business License; Advisory for Filing Returns; Communicating by Mail with the Department; “Ask the Advisors” Training Workshops; Holiday Closures.
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January 2010

New Taxation Call Center; Modified Business Tax – General Business/New Tiered Rate Eff. 7/1/09; Domestic Fuels; Retail Tobacco License Requirement; We All Owe It – Use Tax; Exemptions for Foreign Diplomats; Leasing and Subleasing; Clarification of Charges for Freight; Overview of How Sales/Use Tax Revenues are Distributed; What is a Department of Taxation ‘TID’ Number; Registering to File Online with NevadaTax; Secretary of State Administering the State Business License; Claiming a Credit on Your Account; Advisory for Filing Returns; Claiming a Credit for Bad Debts; Going Paperless With Tax Returns; ‘Ask the Advisors’ Training Workshops; Holiday Closures.
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