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Change to E-services Log-in Process May Be Needed After Sept. 17, 2014

Some taxpayers may need to change their bookmark before they can access the E-Business Center. full details

DOR Publishes a Notice on Sales of Bakery Items from Artisan Bakeries

Notice clarifies meaning of "sold with utensils." full details

Notice Published on Sales of Newspapers from Coin-Operated Vending Machines

Notice covers administration of sales tax on newspaper coin-operated vending machine sales, including the recent repeal of the 50 percent exemption. full details

DOR Publishes A Notice on Sales of Piped Natural Gas to State Agencies

The notice provides guidance regarding the exemption from sales tax for state agencies on qualified purchases of piped natural gas. full details

Notice Published on Manufactured and Modular Homes 50% Sales Tax Exemption

The notice covers a 50% exemption effective Sept. 1 on the sales price of a manufactured or modular home including all accessories attached when delivered to the purchaser. full details

NCDOR Introduces New Income Tax Estimator

New application can help estimate individual income tax refund or liability amount. Estimator works for taxpayers who itemize or claim the standard deduction. full details

Notice Published On Local Sales Tax Increase For Davidson County

The notice advises that Davidson County has a local sales and use tax rate increase to 2.25 percent effective October 1. full details

NCDOR Changes Banks For ACH Credit Payment Processing

Taxpayers who pay by ACH credit must change their bank account and routing numbers on their payments by Sept. 5. full details

NCDOR Publishes Frequently Asked Questions for Qualifying Farmer and Conditional Farmer Exemptions

FAQs provide additional information for a person applying with NCDOR for an exemption for farming operations. full details

Directives and Notices Published And Updated to Conform with Recent Law Changes

Notice Published On Qualifying And Conditional Farmer Exemptions

Notice covers recent law changes to what constitutes a qualifying farmer and sets out the amended law that added a conditional farmer exemption. full details

Exception to the General Statute of Limitations for Certain Events

Effective January 1, 2014, N.C. Gen. Stat. § 105-241.6(b)(5) provides an exception to the general statute of limitations for obtaining a refund of an overpayment due to a contingent event or an event or condition other than a contingent event. The statute addresses specific situations when the general statute of limitations in N.C. Gen. Stat. § 105-241.6(a) may not apply. This statutory provision replaces the Department's former administrative policy that allowed a taxpayer to file a protective refund claim. full details

DOR Launches Program To Help Businesses That Fall Behind On Trust Taxes

Businesses that meet the criteria for the program can have penalties and fees waived. full details

Sales Tax Directives and Notices Recently Issued for Tax Modernization

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