Products/Services Newly Taxed in Tax Reform Proposal

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Products/Services Newly Taxed in Tax Reform Proposal

[i]Editor's Note: To everyone who wondered why this thread was locked for awhile....I meant to post it with the NOTE below. I'm sorry.[/i]

NOTE: This item is also posted for discussion on page 6 of an ongoing thread:
http://www.asmainegoes.com/node/13265

These are the new products and services taxed in LD 1925

Personal care services.

Haircuts and Hairdressing
Body piercing
Tattooing
Tanning
Massage
Nail care
Foot care
Reflexology
Spa membership and treatments
Electrolysis
Fitness training
Health clubs
Elective cosmetic medical procedures.

Personal property services

Dry cleaning
Laundry and diaper services
Embroidery and monogramming
Car washing
Pressure cleaning and washing
Pet services such as exercising, sitting, training, grooming and boarding
Picture framing
House cleaning
Furniture and rug cleaning
Interior decoration
Meal preparation
Butchering
Art restoration
Warehousing and storage, including rental of storage units and warehouse space
Moving services
Vehicle towing
Boat mooring

Real property services.

Services related to real property including repairs, maintenance and other service to buildings and land
Electrical
Plumbing
Cooling
Heating
Flooring and structure
Painting and papering
Janitorial services
Gutter cleaning
Grounds maintenance
Landscaping
Tree service and removal
Driveway sealing
Lawn care
Pest control
Security systems installation and monitoring
Fire protection
Pool service and maintenance
Chimney service and cleaning
Snow plowing
Shoveling and removal
Waste removal
Asbestos removal
Building moving services

Amusement, entertainment and recreation services

Tickets to:
Theaters
Movies
Lectures
Concerts
Amusement parks
Water parks
Fairground
Race tracks
Carnivals
Circuses
Sports activities
Stadiums
Amphitheaters
Museums
Planetariums
Animal parks
Petting zoos
Aquariums
Historical sites
State parks
Convention centers

Fees charged for participation in or entry to:

Golf courses
Miniature golf courses
Ski areas
Bowling alleys
Swimming pools
Skating rinks
Billiard parlors
Gymnasiums
Go-cart courses
Tennis and racquetball courts
Paintball

Admission fees charged for exhibition shows such as:

Auto, boat, camping, home, garden, animal and antique shows
Scenic and sightseeing excursions
Whitewater rafting
Guided recreation
Aircraft, helicopter, balloon, blimp, watercraft, railroad, bus, trolley and wagon rides

Lessons and training in such areas as:

Music
Sports
Dance
Martial arts
Gymnastics
Physical fitness
Arts and crafts

Entertainment services such as those provided by:

Bands
Orchestras
Disc jockeys
Comedians
Clowns
Jugglers
Children's entertainers
Ventriloquists
Proceeds from arcade games

Fees paid to for-profit recreation and vacation camps for tuition and recreation services.

Shipping and transportation costs from Maine businesses to Maine residents

All inter-state telephone calls

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