Sales Taxes

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If You Do Business in Multiple States, You Might Owe More Taxes Than You Think

As your small business expands its sales efforts and reaches more customers across the country, you will encounter a complex series of nexus regulations. These sales tax and use laws vary from state to state. Here's what you need to know to comply.

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Online Retailers Are Now Tax Collectors

The impacts of the Supreme Court decision are now being felt by ecommerce sellers -- just in time for Black Friday.

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The Supreme Court's Decision on Online Sales Taxes Will Reshape Retail -- Again

The Supreme Court a generation ago inadvertently gave ecommerce an immense subsidy. It has now taken it away.

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Supreme Court Gives States OK to Collect Sales Taxes on Online Sales

Internet retailers who have been largely exempt from out-of-state sales taxes will now owe billions annually.

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States Are Offering Tax Amnesty to Ecommerce Business Before They Drop the Hammer

Online store owners are facing huge tax bills but some have been given a brief window to get out from under it.

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Your Ecommerce Business Might Owe a Ton of Taxes You Don't Know About

A bill is coming eventually for the local sales taxes that, technically, online retailers should collect but few do.

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Amazon Will Collect State Sales Taxes Nationwide April 1

If you're shopping in a state that has a sales tax, Amazon will collect it.

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Franchisees: How Well Do You Know Your State's Tax Code?

If take-and-back pizza franchisees don't know their state's sales tax and food stamps laws, they can lose big.

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How to Make Sure Your Business Isn't Paying Too Much in Sales Tax

Consider taking these three steps to avoid overpaying the tax man. Plus, the best and the worst tax states for business owners.