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COVID-19 tax relief roundup

A compilation of tax news, announcements, and government response related to the COVID-19 outbreak associated with the coronavirus....Continued

Avalara API 20.3 Patch Notes

This article is about the March 2020 monthly update to the Avalara API....Continued

How to get started in ecommerce

Ecommerce provides a viable alternative for businesses forced to close their doors to slow the spread of COVID-19....Continued

How the coronavirus is impacting sales tax filing

A state-by-state guide to sales tax filing extensions and penalty waivers offered to businesses affected by COVID-19....Continued

Maryland could soon tax digital products and digital advertising

Digital products could be subject to Maryland sales and use tax starting July 1, 2020....Continued

Puerto Rico temporarily exempts products to slow spread of COVID-19

Face masks, vinyl gloves, and other items that may help slow the spread of the new coronavirus are temporarily exempt from Puerto Rico sales tax....Continued

5 suggestions for alcohol agencies operating in a pandemic

A list of ideas and best practices agencies can employ to help make it easier for agency employees to do their jobs remotely. ...Continued

Vail suspends sales tax collections to battle economic impact of COVID-19

Pausing sales tax collections is one way to help businesses experiencing declining sales due to the coronavirus....Continued

COVID-19 shifts scales for Amazon sellers and suppliers

The COVID-19 pandemic is increasing sales of certain essential items. This may create new tax obligations for some Amazon sellers and suppliers. ...Continued

How to simplify local sales tax compliance in the post-Wayfair world

Some states are developing ways to simplify local sales tax collection and remittance for remote sellers....Continued