Monthly Archives: December 2017

Statement on Prepayment of Real Property Taxes

The new Federal tax law limits the amount of state and local income and real property taxes that individuals may deduct from their Federal income tax, beginning in calendar year 2018. Under the new law, the amount that may be … Continue reading

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Reminder: For a Limited Time You Can File and Pay Your Sales and Use Tax Return Without Logging in to

The Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) reminds sales and use filers that November sales and use payments are due Wednesday, December 20. As a reminder, all payments must be submitted electronically via OTR’s Tax portal, OTR strongly recommends … Continue reading

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OTR Shuts Down Multiple District Five Guys Restaurants for Failure to Pay Sales and Use Taxes Collected From Patrons

Today, the District of Columbia Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) revoked the sales and use tax certificates of three Five Guys restaurants. The owners failed to pay the District $530,939 in sales taxes collected from its patrons. Revocation of … Continue reading

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As a reminder, effective November 1, business taxpayers can apply for exemption certificates electronically via the Office of Tax and Revenue’s (OTR) tax portal, If the exemption is approved, OTR will issue an official certificate which will include an expiration … Continue reading

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