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2 more states require marketplace facilitators to collect sales tax, January 2019

Alabama and Iowa join a growing list of states requiring marketplace facilitators to collect and remit sales tax on behalf of third-party sellers. ...Continued

New year brings new remote seller sales tax collection obligations in 7 states

New economic nexus and marketplace facilitator sales tax policies take effect in six states and the District of Columbia on January 1, 2019....Continued

Remote seller sales tax bill introduced in Arkansas

Like more than 30 states and the District of Columbia, Arkansas plans to tax sales by businesses with substantial economic activity but no physical presence in the state. ...Continued

Texas to tax remote sales starting October 2019

Starting October 1, 2019, out-of-state businesses with at least $500,000 in Texas sales will have to collect and remit Texas sales tax....Continued

Sales tax registration 101

All businesses are required to register with the state tax authority before collecting and remitting sales tax....Continued

Avalara Announces 41 Newly-Certified Integrations Into Business Applications

Avalara today announced the release of 41 newly certified integrations with accounting, ERP, ecommerce, point-of-sale, mobile commerce, and CRM software applications....Continued

The CRUSH Files: The global spread and digitization of VAT

Avalara's head of global indirect tax, Richard Asquith, is planning a crash course for CRUSH19 on the continuing spread of global VAT and its implications....Continued

Should Congress limit the right of states to tax remote sales?

Could Congress finally be ready to take on remote sales tax?...Continued

Are used items taxable?

Many individuals and businesses are making a mint by selling used items on platforms like eBay, and Amazon. But sellers, and buyers, have questions about whether to charge sales tax on transactions....Continued

Avalara Announces CRUSH 2019: The Path Forward for Tax Compliance

Avalara today announced the return of CRUSH, its fourth annual tax conference and industry gathering. The conference will take place May 8–10, 2019, in Huntington Beach, California. ...Continued