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Reminder: Computer System Changeover Starts 9 p.m. October 23 for Sales and Use and Street Vendor Filers

As a reminder, the Office of Tax and Revenue’s (OTR) changeover to a new agency-wide computer system will begin at 9 p.m. October 23 and continue through October 31. These changes are being completed as OTR streamlines the process for … Continue reading

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New QHTC Forms and Requirements; Webinar Rescheduled to October 20

Effective November 1, 2017, OTR will implement a new online QHTC certification (QHTC-CERT) application process for sales and use tax accounts. QHTC taxpayers will be required to complete an online application and attach all applicable documentation in support of the … Continue reading

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District of Columbia Tax Rate Changes Effective October 1

Effective October 1, the following tax rate changes will apply as required by the Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Support Emergency Act of 2017: Sales and Use Taxes: Parking or storing vehicles: The rate for sales or charges for the service … Continue reading

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Computer System Changeover Starts 9 p.m. October 23 for Sales and Use and Street Vendor Filers

The third phase of the Office of Tax and Revenue’s (OTR) changeover to a new agency-wide computer system will begin at 9 p.m. October 23 and continue through October 31. These changes are being completed as OTR streamlines the process … Continue reading

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Tax Relief for Victims of Hurricane Harvey or Irma

The Office of Tax and Revenue (“OTR”) will follow certain federal tax filing deadlines that have been extended until January 31, 2018 for victims of Hurricanes Harvey or Irma who reside in presidential disaster areas. Who Qualifies for OTR Tax … Continue reading

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OTR Provides Taxpayers With a New Option to Report Tax Fraud and Abuse; Referral Form D-3949A

In a continuing effort to ensure individuals and businesses comply with the District’s tax statutes, the Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) has established a new fraud referral form, Tax Fraud Information Referral D-3949A, for taxpayers and practitioners to report … Continue reading

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Penalties for Failure of a Qualifying Special Event Promoter to Provide the Required Participating Vendor and Exhibitor Information

Beginning in November, the Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) will impose penalties for special event promoters who fail to provide the required vendor and exhibitor information prior to and after the special event. Special event promoters who have at … Continue reading

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