Category Archives: Press Release

Taxation of Digital Goods in the District of Columbia

The District of Columbia Council has passed legislation amending the sales and use tax treatment of digital goods sold or used in the District. See Internet Sales Tax Emergency Amendment Act of 2018, approved on December 31, 2018 (D.C. Bill … Continue reading

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DC Seniors Real Property Tax Workshops – New Date Added; Tuesday, November 13

The Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) announced today that it has added another date to its real property tax relief workshops, Tuesday, November 13. The workshops are being held to educate senior residents about real property tax relief programs … Continue reading

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DC Office of Tax and Revenue Successfully Completes Changeover to a New Tax System

The District of Columbia Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) announced today that it has successfully implemented the fourth and final phase of its changeover to a new agency-wide computer system. The new Modernized Integrated Tax System (MITS)/Gentax replaces the … Continue reading

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OTR’s 2019 Tax Practitioners Institute

The Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) will hold its annual workshop for tax practitioners on Thursday, January 10, 2019, from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, at 1101 4th Street, SW, Suite 250, Washington, DC 20024. The one-day workshop will … Continue reading

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In October OTR Will Host a Series of Workshops to Educate DC Seniors About Real Property Tax Relief Programs

The workshops will be held at various senior wellness centers across the city. The District of Columbia Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) announced today that it will host a series of workshops in October to educate senior residents about … Continue reading

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District of Columbia Tax Rates Changes Take Effect Monday, October 1

The District of Columbia Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) reminds tax professionals, software providers, businesses, and others about tax rate changes that will take effect on Monday, October 1, 2018. The changes will apply as required by the Fiscal … Continue reading

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Business Taxpayers Must Log in to MyTax.DC.gov to Pay With eCheck

The Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) advises┬ábusiness taxpayers that they must now log in to their MyTax.DC.gov account to pay their tax liabilities by eCheck. Business taxpayers may still submit payments by credit/debit card without logging in to MyTax.DC.gov. … Continue reading

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