Form DR-700020 Fillable Notification of Method Employed to Determine Taxing Jurisdiction R.01/15
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5050 W Tennessee St 75 percent ( 0075) collection allowance Dealers whose databases meet the criteria in item 6 are eligible for a 25 percent ( 0025) A database certified by the Department A database provided by the Department Application for Certification of Communications Services Database (Form DR 700012) Florida Department of Revenue Hold harmless provisions When a dealer exercises If all databases are certified or a ZIP+4 method is used then the dealer is entitled to the 75 percent ( 0075) collection allowance If no databases are certified the dealer will receive a 25 percent ( 0025) collection allowance on all tax collected If some databases are certified or a ZIP+4 method is used and some are not the dealer has two options for reporting the tax Increased accuracy of address assignments which Increased collection allowance Monday through Friday 8 a m to 7 p m ET excluding holidays at 800 352 3671 Responsible representatives of the relevant Tallahassee FL 32399 0112 Taxpayer Services MS 3 2000 The United States Census Bureau or the Vendor: Product: www myflorida com/dor (Communications Services Tax) (Form DR 700012) Please see below for general *Using ZIP+4: a location without postal delivery the dealer of addresses for your customers are located If you use multiple databases check all that apply addresses to a local taxing jurisdiction Sellers of pay telephone or direct to home satellite services resellers providers of prepaid allocating addresses? allowance ( 0025) will apply Application for Certification of Database because the service address is in a rural area or Business Name FEIN Business Partner Number (if known) calling arrangements or direct pay permit holders are not required to file this form cannot be assigned to the service address Check the appropriate box(es) for the method(s) you intend to use for determining the local taxing jurisdictions in which service City State ZIP collection allowance Dealers meeting the criteria in item 2 are eligible for a 25 percent ( 0025) collection allowance until the database Communications services dealers as defined in section 202 11(3) Florida Statutes must notify the Department of the method(s) they communications services or its database vendor Communications Services Tax Certificate Number (if known) Contact Person Telephone Number database a certified database or a ZIP+4* method of database vendor from one of the following: Dealers with multiple databases may need to file two separate returns in order to maximize their collection allowances DR 700020 due diligence in applying one or more of the methods Effective Date 01/15 eligible for the 75 percent ( 0075) collection allowance if the vendor s database has been certified If not the 25 percent collection ensures that the correct amount of tax is charged to Florida Administrative Code Florida Department of Revenue For Information and Forms General Information How do I certify a database? If a ZIP+4 code overlaps boundaries of If you have multiple databases you may be eligible for both collection allowances Check the box below if you will file in which a service address is located the dealer is indicated for determining the local taxing jurisdiction information about obtaining forms intend to use for determining the local taxing jurisdiction in which service addresses are located Communications services dealers is certified Upon certification the dealer will receive the 75 percent ( 0075) collection allowance Dealers meeting the criteria in 3 are l For a written reply to tax questions write: l Information and forms are available on our website at: l To speak with a Department of Revenue representative call Taxpayer Services Local Government Unit local taxing jurisdiction local taxing jurisdiction within such ZIP code based local taxing jurisdictions Mail this notice to: Mailing Address municipalities or counties or if a ZIP+4 code must assign the service address to one specific must file this notice upon initial registration with the Department and refile each time they change the method for assigning service Notification of Method Employed to Determine Taxing Jurisdiction o 1 An electronic database provided by the Department o 2 A database developed by this company that will be certified To apply for certification of your database complete an o 3 A database supplied by a vendor Provide the vendor and product name o 4 ZIP+4* and a methodology for assignment when ZIP codes overlap jurisdictions *See note on next page regarding ZIP+4 o 5 ZIP+4 that does not overlap jurisdictions (Example: a hotel located in one jurisdiction ) o 6 None of the above o I will file two separate communications services tax returns one for each type of database on a reasonable methodology A methodology is One is to file a single return for all taxable sales from all databases and receive a 25 percent ( 0025) collection allowance The penalties which otherwise would become due for the Please complete the following: PO Box 6530 Printed or typed name protected by the hold harmless provisions of the R 01/15 reasonable if the information used to assign the return for the taxable sales from non certified databases ( 25 percent allowance) Rule 12A 19 100 second option is to file two returns: one reporting taxable sales from certified databases ( 75 percent allowance) and a separate separate returns for each database service address is obtained by the provider or its Signature single reason of assigning the address to an incorrect statute The hold harmless provisions provide that Tallahassee FL 32314 6530 the dealer is not subject to any tax interest and This business uses: Title Date To apply for certification of a database complete an Two collection allowance rates are available Dealers whose databases meet the criteria in items 1 4 or 5 above are eligible for a United States Postal Service What are the benefits of using the department's your customers