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Effective Oct 1, the Sale of Diapers is Exempt from DC Sales & Use Tax

Effective Tuesday, October 1, the sale of or charge for diapers is exempt from DC sales and use tax. “Diaper” is defined by statute as “an absorbent incontinence product that is washable or disposable and worn by a person, regardless … Continue reading

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Video: OTR’s Tax Relief Programs for Property Owners

The District of Columbia offers eligible property owners a number of tax relief programs  that can lower their tax bill. Property owners may qualify for programs such as: Homestead deduction Senior or disabled owner real property tax relief Tax deferral, … Continue reading

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Tax Changes To Take Effect October 1

The following tax changes were required by the Fiscal Year 2020 Budget Support Emergency Amendment Act of 2019. The new provisions, which include sales and use, individual income, corporate franchise, real property, and recordation and transfer taxes, will take effect Tuesday, … Continue reading

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New Modernized Real Property Tax System Coming December 2020

The District of Columbia Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) announced today that it is implementing a new Modernized Real Property Tax System (MRPTS), which will go-live December 2020. The implementation of the state-of-the-art system with technology partner FAST Enterprises … Continue reading

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DC Office of Tax and Revenue to Hold Its 2019 Real Property Tax Sale Beginning Tuesday, July 16

The District of Columbia Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) will hold its annual public Tax Sale beginning Tuesday, July 16, from 8:30 am until 12 noon and from 1 pm until 4 pm, or until all properties advertised are sold. … Continue reading

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Tax Exemption Workshop for Non-Profit and Faith-Based Organizations: June 12, 6pm to 8pm

  On June 12, from 6pm to 8pm, the Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) will host another workshop to educate non-profit and faith-based organizations on the District’s new filing requirements for tax exempt organizations. Attendees will learn about OTR’s changes and new processes … Continue reading

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OTR and the DC Bar Pro Bono Center to Host a Series of Workshops for Organizations Exempt From D.C. Income and Business Taxes

The Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) in partnership with the DC Bar Pro Bono Center will host a series of workshops on the District’s new filing requirements for tax exempt organizations. This event will serve as a great way … Continue reading

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