Texas—Sales and Use Tax: Guidance on Motor Vehicle Rental Tax Issued
For sales and use tax purposes, the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts issued a motor vehicle rental tax guide for taxpayers who rent motor vehicles in Texas. The guide discusses the taxpayers’ permitting, tax collection, reporting, and records retention responsibilities for tax on gross receipts for vehicles they rent to customers.
The guide, among other topics, discusses:
- the motor vehicle rental tax permit;
- tax collection by taxpayers and tax rates: exempt rentals and exemption certificates;
- the deduction for bad debts;
- reporting and tax remittance; and
- credits against minimum tax.
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