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Let’s get physical in Minnesota (for sales tax purposes only)

It’s tricky to determine nexus, especially for businesses that have a foot (or employee or truck) in more than one state. ...Continued

How does DC tax a soft drink? Let me count the ways – Wacky Tax Wednesday

Is one way of taxing a sweet beverage better than another? ...Continued

When exactly do marketplace facilitators need to collect Wisconsin sales tax?

Are marketplace providers liable for Wisconsin sales tax as of October 1, 2018? Or is it January 1, 2020?...Continued

The AuditAccount endpoint

The AuditAccount endpoint provides a history that contains records of all API calls made against the AvaTax REST API. ...Continued

A state-by-state guide to sales tax on candy (just in time for Halloween)

American businesses will sell about $2.6 billion in candy this year in preparation for Halloween. How should all those tasty treats be taxed?...Continued

You can’t pay Ohio taxes with bitcoin … for now

The 10 taxpayers accustomed to paying Ohio taxes in bitcoin will have to go back to remitting in old-fashioned cash, at least for a time...Continued

Massachusetts cookie law likely to crumble

The cookie nexus rule that took effect in Massachusetts on October 1, 2017, served a purpose for a time. Now it’s just empty calories. ...Continued

The 3 most impactful sales tax nexus laws of 2019: California, New York, and Texas

Do new sales and use tax collection requirements in these three "big dog" states affect your business?...Continued

Pennsylvania applies Wayfair to corporate net income tax

Pennsylvania is using the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc. to require remote businesses to report corporate net income tax ....Continued

The hunt for the right sales tax rate – Wacky Tax Wednesday

It can be surprisingly hard to find the right sales tax rate to charge....Continued