Horses

N.J. Attorney Seeks Signatures on Petition Regarding Horse Stalls Tax

73adea4f4fb17aa08e67_horse_in_stall.JPG
Stalls used to house horses are currently subject to sales tax in New Jersey. A bill introduced in the Assembly would change that. Credits: Lillian Shupe
73adea4f4fb17aa08e67_horse_in_stall.JPG

TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey equine attorney Steven Tarshis is collecting signatures on a petition supporting the repeal of sales tax on horse stalls.

A bill that would eliminate the sales tax on horse stall rental was introduced on Feb. 1 in the New Jersey Assembly by Ronald Dancer. The petition will be delivered to Assemblyman Dancer to show that horsemen in the state support the measure.

As of March 5, nearly 200 had signed.

Sign Up for E-News

Separately stated charges for stall rental became subject to sales tax on Oct. 1, 2006. Such charges are treated as the “furnishing of space for storage.”

This bill would clarify the sales tax collection responsibilities of horse boarding businesses in New Jersey by providing an exemption from the sales and use tax for the lease or rental of stable stalls and charges for horse boarding and other related services. Training services are currently not taxed.

See more about the bill.

To sign the petition go to http://chn.ge/2FiMXEi

See more Equestrian news at www.TAPintoHorses.net

Find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/TAPintoHorses/

Sign Up for E-News to get top stories delivered daily to your inbox.

Download the FREE TAPinto App! Click here for Android - Click here for iOS to get news as it is happening.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Springfield

Another Car Smashes into CVS on Morris Avenue in Union

April 22, 2018

UNION, NJ – For the third time in the past year, a car hit the CVS building at 2287 Morris Avenue at the corner of Commerce Avenue.

Union firefighters responded to a call at the CVS at about 12:50 p.m. Thursday.  According to Fire Chief Mike Scanio, a car had struck the building. The Union Fire Department Special Operations Team along with a township construction official ...

Politics IS Government in Union County

April 22, 2018

After Bruce Patrson of Garwood was stopped from speaking at the Union County freeholder meeting of March 22 regarding the politics behind refusing to give the party line to a sitting freeholder I thought this brazen suppression of free speech could not go unanswered. A the the April 19 meeting I answered with these comments.

After ten years of following government in Union County I conclude ...

Travels Spotlight: New Brunswick Ciclovia opens 2018 Season

April 18, 2018

NEW BRUNSWICK  – New Brunswick Ciclovia will open its 2018 season on Sunday, April 22 for another fun day of open streets and active living for all. 

Now in its fifth year, New Brunswick Ciclovia is a family-friendly event that emphasizes healthy living and community building by opening our streets and offering programming for all to enjoy. From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., more ...

Union Catholic's 'Peacemakers in Progress' Again Is a Great Success

April 22, 2018

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Union Catholic hosted its annual Peacemakers in Progress event on Tuesday as seventh graders engaged with student leaders from UC in a workshop that combined fun activities with group discussions designed to build confidence and avoid conflict.

The seventh grade students that attended were from from St. Theresa in Kenilworth, St. Joseph the Carpenter in Roselle, Holy ...

Upcoming Events

Tue, April 24, 7:00 PM

Cranford Community Center, Cranford

The History of Hanson Park and Surrounding ...

Education

Tue, April 24, 7:00 PM

Millburn Free Public Library, Millburn

Lenore Raphael Presents Ellington and More at ...

Arts & Entertainment

Carousel_image_343f4e7d32430a1ca3f1_renoir4

Wed, April 25, 2:00 PM

Millburn Free Public Library, Millburn

Pierre-August Renoir: The Joys of Life at ...