The BR State + Local Tax Spotlight: November 2023

The BR State + Local Tax Spotlight

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Note from the Editors

Welcome to the November 2023 edition of The BR State + Local Tax Spotlight. We know the importance of remaining up-to-date on State + Local Tax developments, which appear often and across numerous jurisdictions. Staying informed on significant legislative developments and judicial decisions helps tax departments function more efficiently, along with improving strategy as well as planning. That is where The BR State + Local Tax Spotlight can help. In each edition, we will highlight important State + Local Tax developments that could impact your business.

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Joshua M. Sivin and Melanie L. Lee


Use Tax Resale Exemption: Win at Missouri Supreme Court
By Mitchell A. Newmark

States often dig in on issues where they shouldn’t, and we see that often in the sales and use tax context (as often as with other state taxes). Read More >>

Michigan Tax Tribunal Holds That Parent Properly Excluded its Wholly Owned Subsidiary from its Unitary Business Group Return
By Irwin M. Slomka

Challenging a state corporate tax determination of a unitary business relationship between related corporations can be difficult. Read More >>

California Governor Signs a Handful of Tax-Related Bills into Law
By Kara M. Kraman

This fall, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed several tax-related bills into law on a diverse array of topics ranging from the use tax to the gun tax. Read More >>


Blank Rome’s nationally prominent State + Local Tax attorneys are thought leaders in the community as frequent guest speakers at various local and national conferences throughout the year. We invite you to attend, listen, and learn as our experienced State + Local Tax attorneys interpret and discuss key legal issues companies are facing and how you can put together a plan of action to mitigate risk and advance your business in accordance with state and local tax laws. Read More >>

© 2023 Blank Rome LLP. All rights reserved. Please contact Blank Rome for permission to reprint. Notice: The purpose of this update is to identify select developments that may be of interest to readers. The information contained herein is abridged and summarized from various sources, the accuracy and completeness of which cannot be assured. This update should not be construed as legal advice or opinion, and is not a substitute for the advice of counsel.