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Is your business prepared for what could be the end of tax-free shopping?

How would your business fare if tax-free shopping were to end? Are you prepared to collect and remit sales tax in all states?...Continued

Iowa governor proposes taxing online sales, digital goods, other services

Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds has introduced a sweeping tax reform proposal to extend sales tax to remote sales, digital goods, and services. ...Continued

An unusual pairing in South Dakota: the higher the remote sales tax revenue, the lower the tax on food – Wacky Tax Wednesday

What does South Dakota's sales tax rate on food have to do with the amount of sales tax revenue collected and remitted by remote sellers? More than you might think....Continued

Online sales tax legislation introduced in Missouri

The Missouri Legislature is considering an economic nexus bill similar to the South Dakota law being reviewed by the Supreme Court of the United States....Continued

New Hampshire firm in its opposition to interstate internet sales tax

Gov. Sununu vows to fight "this outrageous attempt to force New Hampshire's businesses to collect out of state taxes."...Continued

Taking Valentine’s Day gifts outside the box – Wacky Tax Wednesday

If you buy a gift for you Valentine, you they like it. If you're the seller, you hope you get tax right....Continued

Sales tax holidays in 2018

More than a dozen states offer sales tax holidays every year — limited periods during which specific products are exempt from state, and in some cases local, sales tax. ...Continued

Dental prosthetics in Michigan: exempt, taxable, and exempt again - Wacky Tax Wednesday

Dentures can cost thousands, and in some states, sales tax further increases the price tag. Perhaps that's why some states can't seem to commit to taxing them....Continued

Hawaii reconsiders taxing out-of-state sales

Not for the first time, the Hawaii Legislature is considering imposing its general excise tax on businesses without a physical presence in the state....Continued

Indiana to clarify sales tax status of software as a service in 2019

Many states struggle with the vexing problem of how to tax software as a service. Indiana is looking to clarify its policy in the coming years....Continued