February 9, 2017
More than 20 governors referenced sales tax in their 2017 State of the State address. Under consideration: state sales tax rate changes, taxing more services, and online sales tax.
February 8, 2017
If you’re a seller of candy bras, gummy panties, or edible thongs, you probably don’t blush when you talk shop. But if you’re of a more delicate disposition, tax automation can come in handy. There’s no need to have awkward conversations about the taxability of edible undies when you manage sales and use tax compliance with tax automation software.
February 1, 2017
When you set up shop in Bristol TN/VA, make sure you know which side of the street — and state line — you’re on. It makes a difference for sales tax.
January 18, 2017
You’ve probably heard by now that Amazon was recently granted a patent for an airborne fulfillment center and its accompanying delivery drones. But have you considered how flying warehouses could impact sales tax?
January 11, 2017
There’s no shortage of reasons to abolish the federal income tax. But does replacing it with a national sales tax make sense?
January 4, 2017
How sales tax applies to two turtle doves. eight maids-a-milking, and the rest.
December 20, 2016
How gingerbread is dressed (with or without chocolate) affects how it’s taxed in Britain.
December 14, 2016
Why legislators in one state exempt Christmas trees while those in another do not has more to do with politics than the Christmas spirit. But retailers don’t need to know why what they sell is or isn’t exempt, they just need to get sales tax right.
December 7, 2016
Auditors are on the lookout for businesses that fail to fulfill their sales and use tax obligations. Getting tax wrong can lead to stiff penalties and fines.
December 1, 2016
It’s sometimes possible to save money by saving on sales tax, and when it happens, it feels good. But for businesses, messing up sales or use tax is never fun.