Simplified Employer Tax Filing and Reporting
of Wages and Taxes
you need to know about reporting your employees' wages and taxes
in a variety of electronic and paper formats is on this webpage.
For Tax year 2000, service will also be available via the Internet,
according to the Social Security Administration.
Uses the Web to Simplify Business Sales Tax Filing
25, 1998--The State of Texas--the same Texas that launched a successful
performance review under the leadership of Comptroller John Sharp
in the early 90s that saved taxpayers billions of dollars--keeps
working to make government cost less and work better. The State
has now simplified business sales tax filing. Analyst Stuart Greenfield
says "Our agency has recently deployed an application that allows
'no-tax' due sales tax payers the capability to file these type
of returns over the Web." It's called WebFile and you will find
it on the agency's Window on State Government site.
builds off the Telefile system the agency has used since 1996,"
Greenfield said."Both applications share the same database and a
procedure is in place to extract the return data and port it to
the agency mainframe to update taxpayer records."
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