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Massachusetts close to enacting economic nexus, marketplace facilitator law

Massachusetts will soon enforce South-Dakota-style economic nexus and require marketplaces to collect tax on third-party sales....Continued

AvaTax API 19.7 Patch Notes

This article is about the July 2019 monthly update to the AvaTax API....Continued

More states allow businesses to absorb sales tax

Two more states are allowing businesses to absorb sales tax....Continued

Ohio adopts South Dakota-style economic nexus

Ohio has updated its remote seller sales tax laws by adopting economic nexus and repealing click-through nexus and cookie nexus....Continued

Texas ABC eliminates agent licenses and permits

As announced by the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission on July 1, 2019, applications for type A, BK, DK, and T licenses/permits are no longer being accepted or processed by the commission, effective ...Continued

Connecticut to tax digital products, plastic bags, and more

Connecticut's recent sales tax changes include higher fees on Uber rides and an exemption for homes with crumbling foundations....Continued

Will Kansas require remote retailers to collect sales tax in October 2019?

If Kansas acts as expected, there may soon be only two states that don't require remote sellers to collect sales tax....Continued

TTB offers temporary voluntary disclosure program for owner/operator changes

According to the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB), a significant number of wholesalers and importers have failed to keep their Federal Basic Permits up to date. Failure to report changes...Continued

2019 summer sales tax holidays

July and August are usually big months for sales tax holidays. Is your business ready?...Continued

Rhode Island to tax digital goods and exempt tampons

Product taxability laws are flip-flopping in Rhode Island. ...Continued