Sales Tax

The Arizona Republic
Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Paulina Pineda Tempe resident Deloris Drebert stops by the grocery store several times a week to shop for her family of four. On a recent trip, she spent $35 and about 72 cents of her bill went to taxes.
The Arizona Republic
Sunday, September 9, 2018
Russ Wiles
With one of the most complex and burdensome tax systems in the nation, Arizona will need to simplify matters if it hopes to generate more online collections, Kevin McCarthy said.
Fox10 News AZ
Friday, June 22, 2018
Matt Galka PHOENIX (KSAZ) - A Supreme Court ruling is making shopping on the internet more expensive. It has to do with the way states collect taxes from internet sales.
Friday, June 22, 2018
Mark Brodie
In a five to four vote, the U.S. Supreme Court Thursday ruled to allow states to collect sales tax from online and out-of-state retailers. To look at how this ruling will impact Arizona, The Show reached out to Kevin McCarthy, president of the ATRA.
The Arizona Capitol Times
Monday, March 12, 2018
Sean McCarthy
The narrative coming from the League is that all transactions conducted online are taxable unless specifically exempt. It’s an extraordinary assertion.
Phoenix Business Journal
Sunday, March 11, 2018
Mike Sunnucks
“No state with similar taxes as Arizona on retail goods has begun taxing cloud services without a law change,” McCarthy said
Arizona Daily Star
Sunday, February 4, 2018
Murphy Woodhouse
At the Senate hearing, ATRA's Jennifer Stielow drew attention to portions of the bill that would allow for the automatic increase from a half cent to a full cent upon expiration of other sales taxes.
Arizona Daily Star
Thursday, October 26, 2017
Tim Steller
“Ever increasing rates are complicated by people’s easy access to avoid that,” Kevin McCarthy told me. “Main street businesses are put at an even further disadvantage.
Phoenix Business Journal
Friday, May 13, 2016
Mike Sunnucks
ATRA President Kevin McCarthy said farm equipment is generally exempted from state sales taxes, but there were concerns the Arizona Department of Revenue was going to reclassify crop dusters as aircraft, which can be subject to those levies
Arizona Capitol Times
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Jeremy Duda
Arizona Tax Research Association President Kevin McCarthy said he hopes Brewer takes an across-the-board approach as well.


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