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3 risky sales tax survival strategies

How far are you willing to go to take the sting out of sales tax compliance? ...Continued

An appetite for sales tax change is growing in Kansas

There now seems to be an appetite for a new food tax policy in Kansas, but there may not be consensus on the best way to serve it up....Continued

Texas-sized sales tax sourcing changes proposed in the Lone Star State

Texas may be too big for a one-size-fits-all approach to sales tax sourcing, but the proposed changes should improve the current system....Continued

Puzzling out sales tax in Colorado – Wacky Tax Wednesday

Just like pieces in an intricate puzzle, no two sales tax districts in Colorado are exactly alike: They each have unique exemptions, rates, and rules. ...Continued

Know the Rules — The Tennessee ABC is cracking down on direct shippers

To support compliant direct programs and help wineries protect their business, we’re kicking off a new series — Know the Rules. We’ll begin in Tennessee....Continued

Kentucky needs more auditors to go after noncompliant businesses

Now would be a good time to get compliant in Kentucky....Continued

It’s that wonderful time of year when sales tax changes are introduced – Wacky Tax Wednesday

Sales tax legislation is being introduced from Florida to Washington, and lawmakers are getting down to the business of making laws....Continued

Will Alabama eliminate sales tax on groceries in 2020?

There's a movement to exempt groceries from Alabama sales tax. It won't be easy....Continued

How to handle sales tax on clothing: A state-by-state guide

Clothing and footwear is subject to sales tax in most states, but not all states....Continued

2020 sales tax holidays

More than 15 states provide annual sales tax holidays: limited periods of time when specified products are exempt from sales tax. ...Continued