5 steps to a better software sales tax strategy in 2018 and beyond

Ready for a more efficient approach to sales tax? Check out these five steps to developing a future-proof sales tax strategy that supports, rather than hinders, your growth.

Mississippi to tax out-of-state sellers starting Dec. 1, 2017

Beginning Dec. 1, 2017, certain out-of-state sellers will be required to register with the Mississippi Department of Revenue and collect and remit tax on their Mississippi sales.

Dishing up quirky fast food sales tax laws – Wacky Tax Wednesday

In tribute to the nation’s first fast food restaurants (and at risk of giving myself a craving for salty fries), here’s a glance into how fast food meals are taxed in some historically significant locations.

Growing with Magento? Here are 4 signs you need to rethink sales tax.

Business growth often leads to new sales tax obligations. Understand potential sales tax implications of four common ways your business may be expanding.

Avalara Hosting Its Third Annual Tax Bash, CRUSH, in 2018

CRUSH, the premier event for transaction tax professionals, brings experts together to discuss a shared vision for the future of global tax compliance.

Multistate online marketplace seller amnesty draws more than 850 applicants

Although the MTC online marketplace seller voluntary disclosure program has concluded, there are other opportunities for non-collecting sellers to become compliant and reduce penalties.

Amazon to collect tax for marketplace sellers in Washington starting Jan. 1, 2018

Amazon has told its marketplace sellers that it will start collecting Washington sales tax on Jan. 1, 2018.

South Carolina says Amazon should collect tax on third-party sales, hold money in trust

South Carolina says Amazon is liable for tax on its marketplace sales. Amazon disagrees. While the case is in litigation, South Carolina wants Amazon to collect the tax and hold it in trust.

QuickBooks Connect 2016 business makeover winner amps up marketing efforts with $10k prize

We interviewed one of the recipients of last year’s $10K Business Makeover Contest at QuickBooks Connect and asked about what impact the prize winnings have had on his business one year later.

What to know before you go – Wacky Tax Wednesday

This Thanksgiving, 28.5 million people are expected to fly domestically to visit (or escape from) family and friends. Here are some of the wackier lodging taxes travelers may encounter in the coming months.