Tax & Accounting Blog

New Thomson Reuters Data and Research Offering Provides Indirect Tax Information for Over 14,500 U.S. Jurisdictions

New Thomson Reuters Data and Research Offering Provides Indirect Tax Information for Over 14,500 U.S. Jurisdictions

New York – Thomson Reuters today announced the launch of ONESOURCE Indirect Tax Rates, a new data and research offering that provides sales and use tax information from over 14,500 tax authorities in the U.S. The customizable, constantly-updated data enables companies to conduct tax determination and calculation processes accurately and efficiently, ensuring their compliance with … Read More

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European Commission Issues Economic Policy Recommendations

The European Commission released policy recommendations on Monday June 2, 2014  for 26 EU member states. The recommendations are designed to strengthen the economic recovery of the last year, and include country-specific recommendations. The Commission identifies areas of progress including an expectation that all EU economies will grow in 2015, an overall improvement in public finances … Read More

Calculating Sales Tax on Mobile Food Vendors is not a Dessert Truck Piece of Cake

Calculating Sales Tax on Mobile Food Vendors is not a Dessert Truck Piece of Cake

The California Board of Equalization recently issued Publication 287  which discusses Mobile Food Vendors.  Reviewing the publication reminds me how challenging sales and use tax administration can be for a mobile vendor. The sales tax rate to be charged is based on the location where the sale is made.  This can be challenging … Read More