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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

Vermont may repeal certain reporting requirements for non-collecting vendors

Vermont is looking to repeal some, but not all, reporting requirements for non-collecting vendors....Continued

Kathleen Weslock Joins Avalara as Chief Human Resources Officer

Avalara today announced the appointment of human resources veteran Kathleen Weslock as its new chief human resources officer. ...Continued

June Roundup: Sales tax laws you need to know

While you focus on your business, we stay on top of legislative and policy changes that can affect your sales tax compliance....Continued

What our data has to say about COVID-19’s impact on consumer spending in April

Avalara sees transaction data for thousands of customers around the world. We continued to explore our data to understand the impact of COVID-19 on our customers, and unearthed interesting insights....Continued

Chicago closes loophole, taxes remote DTC wine sales starting July 2020

In a significant departure from prior policy, wineries must collect Chicago liquor tax on sales made directly to consumers with a Chicago address....Continued

States wind down tax relief, amp up search for more revenue

States strapped for cash because of COVID-19 are likely to broaden sales tax and increase enforcement of remote sales tax laws....Continued

What importers need to know about Entry Type 86

Entry Type 86 is a free and fast way to import low-value goods, but it does require HS codes. ...Continued

Sales tax rate changes, July 2020

July 1, 2020, brings rate changes and more....Continued

New sales tax rules for wine shipped directly to Louisiana consumers

Starting July 1, 2020, Louisiana will enforce a new sales tax collection requirement for out-of-state wineries with economic nexus with Louisiana....Continued