Shopify Sellers Sales Tax Responsibilities

Shopify seller's sales tax responsibilities have dramatically increased since June 2018, U.S. Supreme Court, Wayfair vs. South Dakota Decision. Shopify, unlike Amazon, Walmart, eBay, Etsy, is NOT considered a marketplace facilitator.  There are 44 states with marketplace nexus, where...

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Are States Auditing Amazon Sellers with Prior Nexus?

Amazon Sellers are relieved that several states collect and remit sales tax on behalf of third-party sellers but are still unsure if the states will be auditing Amazon sellers with prior nexus. In fact, there are 44 marketplace facilitator states...

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How to Close out Your Texas Franchise Tax Account

Learning how to close out your Texas Franchise Tax Account will save you on unnecessary late fees. Closing out your Texas franchise tax account is an important and separate step after you close your sales tax account. You will need...

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Are Remote Sellers Considered an In-State Seller or an Out-of-State Seller?

A remote seller must determine if you are an in-state or out-of-state seller before registering for sales tax. When you register for sales tax in all the states where you have nexus (physical or economic), you need to make...

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Avoid this Costly Mistake When Selling an Amazon Business

Selling an Amazon business, which is a growing trend, not only do you need to evaluate the items to maximize your deal but consider the major item that will kill a deal. Many new investors are looking to buy...

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7 Misconceptions About Amazon Sharing Your Account Details with California

Amazon shared account details for FBA sellers on October 23rd have caused a lot of online discussions. It is not a concern if you are in compliance with sales and use tax in California. The email detailed that Amazon...

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U.S. Bank Account Options for Foreign Sellers

A U.S. Bank account will save you money when it comes to remitting U.S. sales tax. Are you able to do Business in the U.S. without a U.S. bank account? You absolutely can do Business without a U.S. bank...

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10 Critical Sales Tax Questions That Foreign E-Commerce Sellers Must Ask

Foreign Amazon sellers must address these critical sales tax questions below. Obtaining the best answers for your situation is a must for your U.S. e-commerce success. You also must know the proper sequence of steps to take for sales tax compliance....

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