Grocery and Convenience Stores
Coupons. A coupon is a cash discount. The store must subtract the coupon’s value from the taxable item’s sales price and collect tax on the resulting price. Gift Cards and Gift Certificates. The purchase of a gift card or gift certificate is not subject to tax.
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Texas Sales and Use Tax Frequently Asked Questions
A monthly or quarterly filing taxpayer can take a prepayment discount if the taxpayer does each of the following: prepays a “reasonable estimate” of their state and local sales and use tax liability for the entire reporting period files a prepayment report (PDF) if paying by mail; files their monthly or quarterly report showing the total tax amount due on or before the reporting period’s
Restaurants and the Texas Sales Tax
Coupons. A coupon for a meal should be treated as a discount, as long as the restaurant owner receives no reimbursement for the amount of the discount. For instance, if a restaurant owner places a $5 coupon in a newspaper ad and redeems the coupon toward the price of a $15 meal, then tax should be charged on $10 only.
Cigarettes, E-Cigarette and Tobacco Products Regulation
The law prohibits a person from distributing to individuals younger than 21, free samples of cigarettes, e-cigarettes or tobacco products or coupons or other items that the recipient may use to receive free or discounted cigarettes or tobacco products (see Health and Safety Code, Section 161.087).
Audit Procedures for Grocery Stores
Coupons and Premiums 16. ii Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts • Audit Division May 2017 “Persons who sell food at retail to be consumed off the premises where such food is sold, and who sell household supplies and nondurable household goods, but whose receipts from the sale of any
Tax Information by Topic
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Tax Policy News
Index. The Comptroller's office publishes this online newsletter to keep you informed about Texas taxes. Tax Policy News provides general information on the subjects covered and is not a substitute for legal advice.. Many previous issues of Tax Policy News are no longer provided online since they may contain information that has been superseded or conflicts with current tax law.
Design, print, and deliver coupons to customers as bill inserts, at events, or through another delivery mechanism. ü Recruit local retail partners and negotiate process for retailer to apply incentives at the register, collect critical program data, and arrange for the utility to transfer funds to cover incentives.
Class C Misdemeanor, up to $250 fine Tobacco/E-Cigarette Laws – Minors Education Code, Section 38.006 Board of Trustees of a School District shall: prohibit smoking or using e-cigarettes or tobacco products at a school-related or school-sanctioned activity on or off school property, prohibit students from possessing e-cigarettes or tobacco