Texas Tax Group

ReManufacturing vs. Repair

Star Letter 9912942LStar Letter 200810222LStar Letter 9712138LStar Letter 200309186H Activities that have transaction tax exemptions are sometimes closely related to services with no tax incentives. The most common example of this is what we refer to as...

Expensive Misconceptions

Recent media reporting shows that American automobile manufacturers could lose $110 billion in revenue in 2021 due to a shortage of computer chips. This shortage helps put into perspective how important manufacturing is to our economy. It’s no wonder that just about...

Wayfair – Texas’ Tax Responsibilities for Remote Sellers

The Texas Comptroller’s office has issued preliminary guidelines setting out the obligation of remote sellers to collect and report Texas sales taxes on sales made into Texas. A remote seller is a seller that does not have a physical presence in this state, but who sells products or services for delivery into this state.

Are Political Consulting Services Provided by an Out-of-state Firm Taxable?

We were recently approached by a newspaper reporter asking us to address the franchise and sales tax ramifications of an out-of-state consulting firm sending an employee into Texas to conduct political consulting. The consultant has visited Texas on multiple occasions and bills between $50,000 and $100,000 in fees on an annual basis.