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Most people think sales tax is about the rates. But that’s just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to compliance. Tax law in New York illustrates this perfectly, from electronic filing requirements to tax audits and more. Watch … Continued

Wacky tax stories aren’t unique to the United States. Recently, a row has erupted in the United Kingdom over the taxability of tampons and a few other essentials. According to the VAT overview on gov.uk, “VAT is a tax you … Continued

  Bainbridge Island, WA – August 18, 2014 – Avalara, Inc., (www.Avalara.com), a leading provider of cloud-based software that delivers a broad array of compliance solutions related to sales tax and other transactional taxes, today announced Geneva Systems, Inc., a leading … Continued

It’s a nuts-and-bolts week in sales tax news. There are changes to reporting requirements, due dates, and sales tax forms in numerous states. There’s news about compliance team visits and tax relief in California, and prepaid fuel tax rates in … Continued

Recurly adds AvaTax to subscription billing platform Bainbridge Island, WA – August 12, 2014: Avalara, Inc., (www.avalara.com), a leading provider of cloud-based software that delivers a broad array of compliance solutions related to sales tax and other transactional taxes, today … Continued

Our story begins with a California yacht broker delivering a yacht to a point three miles off the coast of Port Townsend. The coordinates matter.

Summer is a time for tax incentives. But even incentives can be complicated. A dozen states had sales tax holidays last weekend, and this week we learn that retailers in one of those states charged sales tax when they shouldn’t … Continued

  Bainbridge Island, WA – August 7, 2014 – Avalara, Inc., (www.Avalara.com), a leading provider of cloud-based software that delivers a broad array of compliance solutions related to sales tax and other transactional taxes, today announced San Diego Media, Inc., (www.SanDiegoMedia.com), … Continued

I am not a sandwich connoisseur. Still, I have eaten enough sandwiches during the last 45 +/- years to feel certain I know what a sandwich is. It has two pieces of bread (unless it’s an open face sandwich, when it … Continued

We recently caught up with Frank Meinhold, Partner Alliance Manager for Epicor, and asked him about the benefits of the strategic partnership between Epicor and Avalara. Tell me a little about yourself and your role at Epicor In my career I have … Continued