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Prescription contact lenses exempt from sales tax

A new law exempts purchases of prescription contact lenses from the sales tax as of July 1, 2016. The exemption doesn’t apply to contact lens accessories like solution and cases. For more information, see House Bill 75 passed by the 2015 Idaho Legislature.

 

Published 07-08-2016 | Permanent link to this news item
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Updated income tax withholding guide, tables

We’ve updated A Guide to Idaho Income Tax Withholding on our website with revised tables for 2016.  The good news for employers is they don't need to adjust withholding retroactively back to the beginning of this year, but they must use the revised tables going forward.

Plus, the due date for both the Form 967 and W-2s has been moved up to Jan. 31.

Published 07-05-2016 | Permanent link to this news item
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Decisions Posted to the website in May and June 2016

The following decisions were posted to the website in May and June 2016. 

The decisions below were issued in February 2016:

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The decisions below were issued in March 2016:

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Published 07-01-2016 | Permanent link to this news item
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New tax laws featured in June Tax Update newsletter

Read about Idaho's new tax laws in the June 2016 edition of Tax Update — the Tax Commission's online newsletter for the business community.  The newsletter also features articles about our Taxpayer Access Point (TAP) system, successors’ liability, identity verification, and updated income tax withholding tables. 

Published 06-28-2016 | Permanent link to this news item
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Estimate your property taxes at tax.idaho.gov

BOISE, IDAHO — June 6, 2016 — Residents in 23 Idaho counties can estimate their 2016 property taxes by visiting the Idaho State Tax Commission’s website at tax.idaho.gov. The “Quick Picks” section on the home page links to a calculator that allows taxpayers to estimate what they will owe. (Read more)

Published 06-06-2016 | Permanent link to this news item
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Decision posted to the website in May 2016

The following decisions were posted to the website in May 2016. The decisions were issued in January 2016.


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Published 06-01-2016 | Permanent link to this news item
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