Virtual Address and Scanning Service Before Sales Tax Registration

Before you get registered for sales tax permits having a virtual address service to scan your mail will save you time, money, and frustration.  This is especially important for foreign e-commerce sellers selling on one of the major platforms,...

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Illinois Retailers Occupation Tax Impact for Amazon FBA Sellers

Illinois Retailers Occupation Tax or "ROT" is effective this year, January 1st, 2020, is designed to "Level the Playing Field.". The ROT tax is roughly a 2%-4% additional tax when sales are made FROM an Illinois warehouse TO an Illinois...

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Drop Shipping Sales Tax Responsibilities

Dropshipping is a popular retail model that allows a seller to make a sale but have the product shipped from a supplier or vendor. This is a huge benefit to the seller because they don't need to have their...

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Marketplace Facilitator Changes in 2020

If you sell on a Marketplace facilitator such as Amazon, as you know, they now collect and remit sales tax in over 44 Marketplace nexus states (includes D.C. and Alaska at the local level).  Tennessee has enacted marketplace nexus...

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Sales Tax on CBD Oil

The sale of hemp has grown dramatically over the last 12 months, and the popular CBD, which is a natural compound extracted from hemp. You will find over 3,000 listings on Amazon.com alone for CBD oil. The CBD products (most...

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Will Sales Tax Audits Increase Soon?

Sales tax audits will not only derail your business but your life. They are something you want to avoid or minimize at best. It is important to first revisit the major changes with sales tax legislation so you can...

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Amazon Sales Tax Requirements for Third-Party Sellers in 2020

You may have read the online comments from around the world of the relief that Amazon.com is finally collecting and remitting sales tax on behalf of third-party sellers in over 44 marketplace nexus states (which includes D.C. and Alaska,...

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California Sales Tax Relief Available for those who Received the CDTFA Letter

California sales tax owed represents the largest liability for Amazon FBA sellers who had stock in California before October 1st, 2019, and are not registered. After speaking with California, don't expect any past liability to go...

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