Risky Business: 5 Industries that Raise Audit Red Flags

Did you know that what type of business you're in could be all it takes to trigger a sales tax audit? It's true. Some industries attract state auditors' attention more than others - simply by what they do or sell ...Continued

Avalara Announces CRUSH 2017: Home of the Tax Automation Revolution

Avalara, Inc. announced the return of CRUSH, its second annual tax compliance automation conference and industry gathering, to take place May 2-3, 2017 in Austin, Texas....Continued

Sold! The taxability of nonprofit auction sales – Wacky Tax Wednesday

Like a fast-paced auctioneer, it can be dizzyingly difficult to understand how sales tax applies to nonprofits. ...Continued

The state of state sales tax in 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....Continued

Taxing edible wearables – Wacky Tax Wednesday

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 ...Continued

Avalara Certifies Konnektive CRM for Automated Sales Tax Management

Seattle, WA and Roswell, GA – February 6, 2017 – Avalara, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based tax compliance automation for businesses of all sizes, today announced Konnektive CRM, a leading provider of CRM and order management technology to the direct ...Continued

Top 5 B2B ecommerce trends of 2017

The availability of mature technology and the growth of B2B customer expectations have forced B2B companies out of their comfort zone and into a realm of automation, cost reductions, and omnichannel sales....Continued

Sorting out sales tax in Bristol TN /VA – Wacky Tax Wednesday

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....Continued

Sink or swim: A guide to surviving sales tax in 2017

Sales and use tax compliance can be a complex problem for many businesses. It almost feels like you need a bowie knife to cut through the regulatory red tape, although knowledge may be a better weapon in this case. So ...Continued

Amazon’s airborne fulfillment centers – Wacky Tax Wednesday

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?...Continued