Tax & Accounting Blog

Florida Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday

Florida Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday

As the summer months approach, states are beginning to gear up to help their citizens bear the cost of schools supplies by enacting savings on back to school expenses through sales tax holidays. Florida is among the list of states that have passed legislation, including bills for back-to-school, hurricane preparedness and energy efficiency sales tax holidays. The hurricane … Read More

Complexities of the Food & Beverage Industry

Complexities of the Food & Beverage Industry

Join us on April 29, 2014 at 10:00AM PDT (1:00PM EDT) as a subject matter expert from Thomson Reuters ONESOURCE Indirect Tax, discusses the sales and use tax complexities of the food and beverage industry. Discussions will include: • Who is subject to food & beverage taxes? – It’s not just for restaurants anymore • How does … Read More

$1 Billion Software Company TIBCO Selects Thomson Reuters to Consolidate its Global Sales, Use and Value-Added Tax Determination

$1 Billion Software Company TIBCO Selects Thomson Reuters to Consolidate its Global Sales, Use and Value-Added Tax Determination

New York – Thomson Reuters announced today that TIBCO Software Inc. has selected ONESOURCE Indirect Tax Determination to automate and centralize the determination, calculation and reporting of sales tax, use tax, goods and services tax (GST), value-added tax (VAT), and other country-specific taxes. TIBCO already uses ONESOURCE Indirect Tax for sales and use … Read More

Oregonians to vote on sales tax…of a sort

Oregonians to vote on sales tax…of a sort

Two ballot measures that may appear on the November 2014 ballot in Oregon would allow Oregonians the chance to weigh in on the privatization of liquor sales. The ballot measures, Initiative #47 and Initiative #58 are not necessarily unique because they would replace the current Oregon Liquor Control Commission’s regulation of liquor sales, but … Read More