On July 26, the Senate Budget & Taxation Committee will hold a briefing regarding options for expanding the state's sales tax.  Topics to be addressed will include such issues as sales tax on services and taxation of Internet sales.

The Budget & Taxation Committee briefing precedes the fall special legislative session, which will begin sometime the week of October 17 (a specific date has not yet been set). It is still unclear what issues may be addressed at the session, although some speculate tax actions will be part of a package