Tag Archives: Mississippi Sales Tax

State to end sales tax on interest paid on store-financed merchandise

April 2, 2014

0 Comments

Toting the note just got easier for Mississippi car dealers and other merchants who finance their customers’ purchases. Gov. Phil Bryant’s signing of House Bill 260 Tuesday puts a July 1 end to sales taxes on interest and other finance charges at buy-here-pay-here retail locations, including auto dealerships and furniture and appliance stores that arrange […]

Continue reading...

Carter: If wondering who is paying the freight in Mississippi, check this out

January 31, 2014

0 Comments

Here is something for Mississippians to think about when they plop down an extra $7 at the grocery store as state sales tax on a purchase of $100 in food: The Mississippi House Ways & Means Committee passed a bill Thursday that would restrict the state’s ability to keep companies from sheltering their income from […]

Continue reading...