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Avalara Announces Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering

Avalara today announced that it has publicly filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission relating to a proposed initial public offering of its common st...Continued

California seeks sales tax exemption for video game industry

California lawmakers are considering a sales and use tax exemption for the video game industry. ...Continued

The Trump Store and sales tax – Wacky Tax Wednesday

Many states are expanding nexus laws to increase sales tax revenue from remote sales. This makes navigating sales tax compliance especially confusing for ecommerce businesses like TrumpStore.com. ...Continued

New York: Credit card convenience fees may be taxable

A convenience fee imposed by a New York merchant on a credit card sale is generally considered part of the sales price....Continued

Decoding nexus

Sales tax nexus is the connection between a seller and state that triggers a tax collection obligation for the seller. Different states have different nexus triggers, which complicatea compliance. ...Continued

Hawaii Legislature approves online sales tax

The Hawaii Legislature has sent an economic nexus bill to Governor David Ige. ...Continued

Indiana creates one-time voluntary disclosure agreement for online marketplace sellers

Indiana is offering a temporary voluntary disclosure initiative for out-of-state online retailers with inventory in Indiana warehouses owned by a third-party....Continued

Kentucky clarifies taxability of prewritten computer software

Kentucky has changed its definition of prewritten computer software....Continued

When not quite tax free is actually sales tax exempt – Wacky Tax Wednesday

Some online retailers have to collect sales tax in Washington; others don't. Either way, some products qualify for a sales tax exemption....Continued

Tax experts explain significance of South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc.

To help you better understand South Dakota v. Wayfair and its possible impact on your business, Avalara has created a series of short videos....Continued