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June Tax Update newsletter available online

Read about Idaho’s new tax laws in the June 2014 edition of Tax Update — our online newsletter for the business community. The newsletter also features articles on motor fuels tax refund changes, sales tax on coatings applied to personal property, a new payment plan option, and more!


Published 06-25-2014 | Permanent link to this news item

Retired Moscow educator and wife ordered to file delinquent tax returns

BOISE, IDAHO — June 24, 2014 — A judge has ordered a retired Moscow educator and his wife to file delinquent Idaho income tax returns for two years in which their reported income totaled more than $220,000. (Read more)

Published 06-24-2014 | Permanent link to this news item

Change for Requesting Motor Fuels Tax Refunds for a Single Bulk Storage Tank

Due to a recent motor fuels rule change, the standard percentage method is no longer available to determine a fuels tax refund for the nontaxable use of diesel or gasoline withdrawn from a single storage tank.  (See Rule 270.06.a.)  This standard percentage method allowed taxpayers to use 60% of all Idaho tax-paid diesel fuel purchased and 25% of all Idaho tax-paid gasoline purchased to calculate the refund. (Read more)

Published 06-24-2014 | Permanent link to this news item

Withholding tables updated

We’ve updated the withholding tables in A Guide to Idaho Income Tax Withholding. Although the figures are effective for 2014, employers don’t need to adjust withholding for the months before receiving the tables.


Published 06-20-2014 | Permanent link to this news item

Decisions posted to the web.

Good morning,

Following are decisions that were posted to the web in May 2014.



Circuit Breaker

If you have any issues or concerns with this post or any of the decisions posted, please contact me.

Thank you,

Laurie J. Davies, Legal Administrative Assistant

(208) 334-7530


Published 06-12-2014 | Permanent link to this news item

Published 06-11-2014 | Permanent link to this news item

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