CRIC - Call for Public Comments Interpretation RI21001A01

Jan 21, 2021

Pursuant to Streamlined Sales Tax Governing Board Rule 902, this message shall serve as official notice of the commencement of the 60-day public comment period for the Interpretation Request received from Mr. Austin DeMoss of Wipfli, LLP.  The request is seeking a determination as to whether certain services described in the request fall within the definition of “telecommunications service” contained in the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement.  The Interpretation Request may be viewed at the following link: Telecommunications Services Interpretation Request and Background Information

On January 21, 2021, the Compliance Review and Interpretations Committee (CRIC) voted to accept the Interpretation Request submitted by Mr. DeMoss and issue an interpretive opinion on the question of whether certain services fall within the definition of “telecommunications service” as defined in the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement (SSUTA).

The Compliance Review and Interpretations Committee may hold a hearing on this request any time after the 60-day public comment period, which expires on March 22, 2021.  An official notice will be sent at least 10-days prior to that meeting.

Please email any public comments on this interpretation request to craig.johnson@sstgb.org, no later than March 22, 2021. Any public comments received will be posted to the Streamlined Sales Tax Governing Board’s website.

If you have any questions concerning this, please feel free to contact me.

Craig Johnson
Executive Director
Streamlined Sales Tax Governing Board, Inc.
100 Majestic Drive, Suite 400
Westby, WI  54667
(o) (608) 634-6160
(m) (608) 632-0521
www.streamlinedsalestax.org