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Celebrating Small Business Week: Using Technology to Drive Local Businesses

Celebrating Small Business Week: Using Technology to Drive Local Businesses

Small business owners go into business for all sorts of reasons. They may see an open opportunity in a market they know well, or they may want to work for themselves and have the freedom to do things their own way. They create businesses they’re passionate about, which in turn shape the character of towns … Read More

Thomson Reuters Releases 2014’s List of Quirky Sales Tax Laws

Thomson Reuters Releases 2014’s List of Quirky Sales Tax Laws

NEW YORK, December 18, 2014 – The Tax and Accounting business of Thomson Reuters released today its roundup of quirky sales tax laws for 2014. The report, which is published annually, provides a snapshot of some of the more offbeat tax code regulations that have been passed or implemented over the calendar year. Read More

U.S. Supreme Court to Hear Appeal in Colorado “Amazon Tax” Case

U.S. Supreme Court to Hear Appeal in Colorado “Amazon Tax” Case

On July 1, the United States Supreme Court announced the cases that it would consider in its next term. Among those cases is 13-1032, Direct Marketing Association v. Brohl, which challenges the State of Colorado’s so called “Amazon Law.” Colorado’s Amazon Law came into effect on March 1, 2010. Unlike Amazon … Read More

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Supreme Court Denies Cert.: Online Companies Must Keep Collecting Sales Tax in NY

According to Reuters, the United States has refused to hear Amazon.com and Overstock.com’s appeal of the New York State Court of Appeals decision in Overstock.com, Inc. and Amazon.com, LLC v. New York State Dept. of Taxation & Finance, 20 NY3d at 590 (March 28, 2013). Docket no. 13-252 provides the headlines, but … Read More

Avangate Uses Thomson Reuters ONESOURCE Indirect Tax Solution

Avangate Uses Thomson Reuters ONESOURCE Indirect Tax Solution

New York – Thomson Reuters announced Tuesday, July 16, 2013 that Avangate, a provider of commerce solutions for software and information services companies, is leveraging ONESOURCE Indirect Tax to help its customers comply with changing indirect tax laws such as the Marketplace Fairness Act (MFA). Already passed by the Senate and currently in … Read More