Dec 15, 2017 | Gail Cole
We can’t predict the future, but we can anticipate some of the trends sales and use tax will see in 2018.
Dec 13, 2017 | Gail Cole
Is the Snuggie a blanket or a garment? Are Santa suits well-made wearing apparel or flimsy festive articles? These are important distinctions, because how they're categorized as imports affects how they're taxed.
Dec 12, 2017 | Gail Cole
State and federal lawmakers on both sides of the aisle are divided on an issue that’s coming to a head with the close of 2017: remote sales tax. The latest to weigh in is Congressman Bob Goodlatte of Virginia.
Dec 11, 2017 | Avalara
Missouri and Wisconsin Grocers Associations and Texas Retailers Association to Refer Members to Avalara MatrixMaster to Simplify Sales Tax Compliance Process
Dec 07, 2017 | Gail Cole
An out-of-state gem broker was recently found to have nexus in Washington because of the consigned items it sends to retailers. If other states follow suit, this could shake up the whole industry.
Dec 06, 2017 | Gail Cole
Talk of federal tax reform reminds how quirky state taxes can be. Take Pennsylvania, where neckties are exempt but prom dresses are taxable, and tax is due on the purchase of a pregnancy test kit if the exempt IUD fails.
Dec 05, 2017 | John Sallese
What’s in your five-year growth plan — new products, markets, offices, and more? Here’s what else you need: a plan to address your expanding sales tax responsibilities. Learn more.
Nov 29, 2017 | Gail Cole
A look at how Britain taxes pies and pasties, inspired by the Great British Baking Show and National Pie Day.