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How precisely are you managing sales tax?

How you can be always prepared for sometimes taxable

At some point, it’s likely that you’ll come up against the issue of “sometimes taxable” goods and services. As your business grows or changes, your tax obligations change too. And states often have different rules for how they tax or exempt certain products or services. Automating sales tax removes that ambiguity. With Avalara AvaTax software handling tax determination and ...

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10 Ways to Avoid Costly Sales Tax Mistakes in 2017

Tax laws and compliance regulations are constantly changing. As you are closing out your books on 2016, do you know the proper steps you should take to minimize your 2017 liabilities? Last year’s best practices may no longer be relevant today. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! Take lunch (or your mid-morning break) at your desk on Wednesday February 8, 2017 and spend ...

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Keeping the Grinch Away: 10 Sales Tax Rules to Live By

Sales tax compliance can be a nightmare, but it doesn't have to be. Take your holiday meal for example. Depending on where and how you celebrate this year, your feast could be served up with a side of sales tax. Keeping up with all of the rates, rules and boundary changes can be daunting. Learn some of the fundamental compliance challenges that face many businesses throughout the ...

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The Hidden Costs of Your Manual Sales and Use Tax System

Find where your costs are going through the roof with a manual process.

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Zip Code Inaccuracy in Sale Tax Management

Best practice assessment for rate and jurisdiction identification

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Sales Tax Survival Guide

This guide will help you better understand the challenges and risks associated with managing sales tax compliance. In addition, it will provide strategies and ideas that can minimize these risks for your business, while also enabling you to reduce the resources needed to manage the sales tax burden.

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How Sales Tax Affects Your Business

Sales and use tax affects all businesses in some universal ways

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How to Survive a Sales Tax Audit

You didn't ask for it, but you got it anyway - the dreaded sales tax audit. Now the question arises "what should I do to ensure this audit goes assmoothly as possible?" Avalara and Tommy Stephens of K2 Enterprises, a 23 year veteran of public and private accounting and consulting, deliver the essentials for surviving a sales tax audit, with minimal disruption to an organization.

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States, Rates & Debates: Sales Tax Complexities Simplified

One of the hallmarks of the United States is its decentralized system of government, with states, counties, cities, towns, and even smaller areas all free to decide, individually, how to raise the money needed to pay for the services they choose to provide. While that regional flexibility has worked well for many years, it has evolved into a nightmare for retailers to manage.