[Dixielandjazz] OKOM Bands - How Stupid Can We Be?

Ron L'Herault lherault at bu.edu
Mon Dec 13 10:30:07 PST 2004

If a band is selling CDs, the band should be responsible for paying the
sales tax, no?

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From: dixielandjazz-bounces at ml.islandnet.com
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Sent: Monday, December 13, 2004 1:06 PM
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Subject: Re: [Dixielandjazz] OKOM Bands - How Stupid Can We Be?

From: Steve barbone <barbonestreet at earthlink.net>

>  Maybe not but $4 per CD covers a hell of a lot more than
>  "Sales Tax" no? Then again, if the bands are hired as
>  "independent contractors, are they, not the Jubilee responsible
>  for sales tax?

Steve's raises a good point here.

As an independent contractor for the STJS newsletter, I just now printed out
my bill that, yes, included sales tax.

I wonder if there is some special CA law that requires the festival to pay
tax on all sales, including CDs.

Still... hmmm...

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