Sales tax

Md. Comptroller Extends Sales Tax Deadline For BusinessesBusinesses in Baltimore affected by riots are getting a two-week extension to file April sales taxes returns and payments.
Tax Free Weekend For Energy Star Products In Md.Shoppers in Maryland who purchase qualifying Energy Star products will get a break from the state's 6 percent sales tax this weekend.
Proposed Bill Would Allow State To Collect Taxes On Every Internet PurchaseMillions of dollars in online sales go untaxed every year in Maryland. Now the state wants Internet retailers to collect the taxes from online customers.
Senate Panel OKs Gas Tax A Senate panel has approved a gas tax measure without making any changes of its own to the plan.
No Sales Tax This Weekend On Energy Star ProductsA chance for Maryland consumers to save money and help save the environment is back.
D.C. Counts Nearly 18M Visitors, Up From Before 9/11Tourism officials say Washington saw a record 17.9 million visitors last year, surpassing a previous record of 17.4 million set in 2000 before the 9/11 attacks.
Gov. O'Malley Proposes Raising Sales Tax Instead Of Increasing The Gas TaxA proposed state sales tax increase is back in play. Gov. Martin O'Malley floated the idea in January, and now it's back as an alternative to adding the sales tax to the price of gasoline.
Energy Star ProductsMarylanders can avoid paying the state’s 6 percent sales tax by buying select Energy Star products. Follow the link for a full list.
State Sen. Rob Garagiola Doesn't Support Gas TaxState Sen. Rob Garagiola says he doesn't support Gov. Martin O'Malley's proposal to apply Maryland's 6-percent sales tax to gasoline purchases.
O'Malley Talks About Applying Sales Tax To GasMaryland's gas prices could soon be going sky high. The governor has recommended applying sales tax to gas, and it could pump up prices more than 20 cents a gallon.
Health Advocates Pleased By Alcohol Tax UseMaryland health advocates say they are happy about how Gov. Martin O'Malley has allocated proceeds from an increase in the alcohol tax for the next fiscal year.
O'Malley's Remarks About Possible Sales Tax Increase Worry Business OwnersControversial remarks by the governor on a radio show have some business owners on edge, worried they could see the sales tax go up once again.