South Carolina goes after Amazon marketplace sales tax revenue

Marketplace sales have largely flown under the radar of state tax authorities. However, a small but growing number of states are now looking to tax them. The most recent, and most surprising, is South Carolina.

Are those flannel zebra jammies taxable? National Thrift Store Day – Wacky Tax Wednesday

State sales tax laws differ with respect to thrift stores in general and nonprofit thrift stores in particular. To celebrate National Thrift Store Day, visit a thrift shop near you on Aug. 17 and see if it charges sales tax.

The 3 secrets for managing your Amazon inventory

Every good Amazon merchant knows that customers drive their inventory levels. Great Amazon merchants know the right strategies to engage with to better predict that demand.

Keep calm and relax on, National Relaxation Day – Wacky Tax Wednesday

The taxability of many of the activities we do to relax is far from clear — and there's nothing relaxing about that.

Avalara Announces TrustFile GST to Support India’s Implementation of a National GST Tax Regime

Avalara, Inc., announced the launch of Avalara TrustFile GST in India to help businesses and tax practitioners easily achieve and maintain compliance with the country’s new Goods and Services Tax (GST) law.

The FBA sales tax amnesty program explained

Is the sales tax amnesty program right for your business? To help you decide, we’ve put together a list of eight frequently asked questions and answers.

How the new sales tax amnesty will affect Amazon FBA sellers

A new sales tax amnesty program for Amazon FBA and other marketplace sellers is scheduled to run August 17 through October 17, 2017. Learn more.

How to tax an ebook – Wacky Tax Wednesday

Books are subject to sales and use tax in the District of Columbia and all 45 states with a sales tax. At least books with paper pages are. The taxability of digital books is much less straightforward.

How to successfully handle sales tax during sales tax holidays

Five sales tax holiday pitfalls retailers will face this August, and tips to successfully negotiate them.

A state with no sales tax imposes tax on bikes and vehicle sales – Wacky Tax Wednesday

Oregon lacks and has consistently opposed a general sales tax, so the legislature's decision to tax sales of bikes and vehicles is big news.