On May 9, 2023, just four days after oral argument before the circuit court, the Supreme Court of Maryland issued a Mandate, vacating the circuit court’s order granting theContinue Reading Maryland’s Digital Advertising Gross Revenues Tax Not Dead (Yet)
DeAndré Morrow focuses his practice on state and local tax issues, including Maryland, Virginia, and District of Columbia taxes. He has counselled clients on a wide range of state and local tax matters including sales and use, income, property, franchise, motor fuel, documentary transfer, and transient occupancy taxes. DeAndré represents clients before state and local tax agencies at the audit, collection, appeals and litigation stages.
Prior to entering private practice, DeAndré served as a tax attorney for the Revenue Administration Division of the Comptroller of Maryland. In this role, he provided guidance to Maryland government personnel and the general public on the State’s revenue laws and regulations and advised the state’s legislative and executive branches as to the effect of proposed tax legislation on tax revenues and legal sufficiency. DeAndré routinely draws from this experience when working closely with state tax agencies on issues, such as voluntary disclosure agreements or settlement agreements, and when developing strategies for legislative resolutions.
SALT Q1 Legislative Highlights and Trends
This GT Alert highlights some of the legislative trends in state and local tax that emerged during Q1 2023.
- States keep cutting rates. The states by and large remain
Maryland’s Digital Advertising Tax Defeated
A Maryland circuit court judge has struck down Maryland’s first-in-the-nation digital advertising tax. On Oct. 17, 2021, ruling from the bench, the judge held that the law violates the federal…Continue Reading Maryland’s Digital Advertising Tax Defeated
Maryland Comptroller’s Regulatory Evaluation Report Foreshadows Significant Changes to Regulations Relating to Apportionment for Banks
The Maryland Comptroller’s recently completed Regulatory Evaluation Report reveals changes the Comptroller intends to propose to his regulatory guidance on how banks and similar institutions must allocate and apportion income…
Continue Reading Maryland Comptroller’s Regulatory Evaluation Report Foreshadows Significant Changes to Regulations Relating to Apportionment for Banks