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2021 sales tax changes report examines new business trends and shifting tax landscape

Our 2021 sales tax changes report is a resource for business leaders and tax professionals seeking to better understand the ever-shifting tax landscape. ...Continued

Illinois requires remote sellers and marketplaces to collect local sales tax starting January 2021

Remote retailers must start collecting local sales tax in Illinois on January 1, 2021. ...Continued

State-by-state guide to the taxability of digital products

Where are ebooks, Hulu, and Pandora subject to sales tax?...Continued

November 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

How to tax recurring subscription sales of software and SaaS

Determining the tax due on recurring and subscription sales has become an acute pain point of tax compliance for SaaS and software companies. ...Continued

Fun food sales tax facts – Wacky Tax Wednesday

In honor of Thanksgiving, here are seven favorite wacky sales tax facts about food....Continued

How to manage exempt online sales

Ecommerce businesses with customers in multiple states may be required to validate exempt sales in multiple states....Continued

Bait and switch: How a marketplace facilitator’s digital swap program can create surprise sales tax liability for sellers – Wacky Tax Wednesday

Although economic nexus and marketplace facilitator laws grab more headlines, they don't trump good old physical presence nexus....Continued

Missouri could tax remote sales, participate (as a nonmember state) in SST

If Missouri participates in the SST as a nonmember state, remote sellers could use SST certified service providers to reduce the burden of sales tax compliance....Continued

Are you ready for a holiday season like no other? 10 tips for successful selling

With a year like 2020, the holiday shopping season is bound to be unique. Learn what you can do to help your store stand out and succeed....Continued