Changing laws and complex rules make sales tax compliance a moving target. To hit the mark, today’s businesses must understand both sales tax basics and emerging sales tax trends.

So we are thrilled to present Dan Thompson Explains, a video blog series where tax expert Dan Thompson* tells you what you need to know about sales tax compliance, from audits to legislation to automation and more. Up first, Sales Tax vs. Use Tax | The 2-minute Primer

*Dan Thompson, President of Thompson Tax & Associates LLC, offers more than thirty years of experience between California’s State Board of Equalization and Big 4 public accounting. Prior to founding Thompson Tax in June 2002, Dan served as a state and local tax Partner and Principal at two of the Big 4 accounting firms.

Dan Thompson’s presentations are part of Avalara’s Sales Tax Management Thought Leadership Series. This recurring series offers a collection of 45-minute webinars covering a broad range of sales tax topics including Legislation, Industry Insights, Technolgy, Tax Tips and Best Practices.