(PIERRE, SD) - Two seminars being held in Sioux Falls in October will offer helpful state tax information to area business owners who conduct business in both South Dakota and Minnesota.
The South Dakota Department of Revenue and the Minnesota Revenue Department are hosting the Border Tax Seminars which are scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 16 in conference room in the Department of Revenue Sioux Falls office, 300 S. Sycamore Avenue, Suite 102.
A Sales and Use Tax Seminar is set from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. with a Tax Seminar for Construction Contractors scheduled for 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Topics to be covered at the seminars include how and when to apply for a sales tax license; when to apply Minnesota vs. South Dakota tax; available resources; how contractors’ excise tax applies to South Dakota and Minnesota contractors; exemptions; agricultural products and production; local taxes; use tax; and filing returns.
Both seminars are offered free of charge. Interested individuals can register on-line at http://dor.sd.gov/ (click on “Business Education” in the e-services info box located on the right side of the page) or by calling the South Dakota Department of Revenue at 1-800-829-9188.