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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

Help your ecommerce store stand out in the vast online universe

Insight into how technology can enhance customer acquisition....Continued

The 2020 sales tax changes midyear update

The midyear update to our annual sales tax changes report takes stock of what’s transpired in the world of sales tax since the start of the year. ...Continued

Avalara Expands Partnership with BigCommerce to Automate Sales Tax Calculations for All Merchants

Avalara has expanded its partnership with BigCommerce. With the new agreement, Avalara is the preferred partner providing BigCommerce customers with solutions to solve their tax compliance needs. ...Continued

Tennessee expands sales tax holiday to restaurant food and drink

Restaurant food and drink will be exempt from Tennessee sales tax during a second 2020 sales tax holiday. ...Continued

Avalara Helps Small Businesses Manage Sales and Use Tax Returns

Avalara today announced the forthcoming availability of Avalara Returns for Small Business. The new offering will be available later this year. ...Continued

Mississippi lawmakers move on marketplace legislation

Marketplace facilitators could be required to collect and remit sales tax on behalf of third-party sellers as early as July 1, 2020....Continued