On June 11, 2013, the Internal Revenue Service published final regulations for on the indoor tanning services excise tax imposed by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Click here to view the regulations
The updated tax document, Form 720 is now available online at the IRS site. See Part II, line 140.
Instructions for Filing : instructions.
The Internal Revenue Service has issued answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs) regarding the Tan Tax. Please use this link to view this document:
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IRS Releases Revised Audit Guide on Indoor Tanning Tax -- Updated October 17, 2012
The Internal Revenue Service released a revised audit technique guide for the excise tax on indoor tanning services. The guide outlines what services are subject to the tax, who is liable for the tax, and possible exemptions. It also includes examples for calculating the tax under different circumstances, and details refunds, penalties, and procedures examination agents would follow.
The guide also includes types of questions an examination should ask, what agents should look for when conducting an audit, audit techniques, and indirect methods of tanning revenue determination. Use this link to see the guide: audit technique guide.