Jet Talk

Taxes on Aircraft, State and Local Taxation
Kent S. Jackson | March 5, 2007

There is no credit for registration or property taxes paid to other states.  This makes little sense where the registration tax is essentially equal to the property tax.  However, no one with the right facts has stepped forward to take this question to the Supreme Court. Click here to download full article.

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Texas Two Step, Sales and Use Tax
Kent S. Jackson | February 5, 2007

States use their own weapons against tricks to avoid sales and use tax.  However, problems arise when a tax payer begins to string together a series of transactions for the sole purpose of avoiding tax. Click here to download full article.

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Business Use of Personal Aircraft
Kent S. Jackson | January 5, 2007

In some cases, and aircraft owner will prefer to use his own aircraft on company business rather than using a company aircraft.  The tax consequenses of such use can vary depending on whether the aircraft owner is a sole proprieter, partner, shareholder or employee. Click here to download full article.

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