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Holiday Transaction Volumes & Your Tax Determination System

Holiday Transaction Volumes & Your Tax Determination System

We’ve discussed the importance of knowing your products, your customers and your tax reach.  We have also examined the challenges with taxing shipping and freight.  Now it is time to make sure that your tax determination systems can support all of the holiday transaction volumes. Ensuring you have the right infrastructure in … Read More

You’re Ready for Free Shipping Day…What About Those Other 364 Days?

You’re Ready for Free Shipping Day…What About Those Other 364 Days?

In our previous blogs we shared insights about determining your tax research, the taxability of your products, and the taxability of your customers. Next up is determining the taxability of shipping and freight charges. When shipping is free you don’t need to worry about whether to charge your customer sales tax on it or … Read More

Preparing for Black November: Determine Your Tax Reach

Preparing for Black November: Determine Your Tax Reach

In this blog post we will discuss the importance of determining your tax reach.  Your activities within each tax jurisdiction drive the requirements for whether you must register to collect indirect tax and correspondingly remit the tax.  The minimum activity that creates nexus and the need to register with a tax jurisdiction continues to evolve … Read More

New Jersey Sports Fans’ Fantasy Leagues Are Sales Tax-Free

New Jersey Sports Fans’ Fantasy Leagues Are Sales Tax-Free

The following was written by Ruth Jeremiah and posted on her behalf. New Jersey Division of Taxation has determined that fantasy sports entry fees are not subject to tax. This ruling stems from an Austin, TX taxpayer that runs a fantasy sports website and charges taxes for entry fees for various professional sports leagues, … Read More

The sales tax busy season begins with Black November! Are you ready? (Part 2)

The sales tax busy season begins with Black November! Are you ready? (Part 2)

In our previous post we reviewed the need for an accurate and fast sales transaction solution for your business to handle any increase in sales traffic you may experience during Black November, holidays and throughout the year. In this post we will review more of the details of what you can do to fulfill … Read More