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Changing Transaction Thresholds in Post-Wayfair Sales Tax Collection

Five years have passed since the groundbreaking Wayfair decision by the Supreme Court, which opened the doors for states to demand remote sellers to collect and remit sales tax. Initially hailed as a revenue boon for states, the aftermath has brought various challenges and revisions to the original framework. The evolution of transaction thresholds and…

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August is Black Business Month

August is Black Business Month. It’s time to recognize, honor, uplift, and celebrate Black-owned businesses across the country and all they represent in the country’s ongoing drive for diversity and equality. Let’s take a moment to recognize these businesses’ remarkable contributions to our society and economy. Established in 2004 by forward-thinking entrepreneurs Frederick E. Jordan and…

202308.03
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Texas Sales Tax Holiday August 11-13, 2023

TX: Sales Tax Holiday The Comptroller encourages all taxpayers to support Texas businesses while saving money on tax-free purchases of most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks (sold for less than $100) during the annual Tax-Free weekend. Qualifying items can be purchased tax free from a Texas store or from an online or catalog seller doing business…

202307.19
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Understanding Sales Tax on Services

The taxation of services can be a complex and ever-changing landscape, especially regarding professional services and those that involve digital elements. Service providers must know the state definitions and regulations regarding taxable services to ensure compliance and maintain client trust. Here are some key points to consider: *Not all services are subject to sales tax….

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Alabama – Sales Tax Holiday July 21-23, 2023

ALABAMA: Alabama will hold its 18th annual back-to-school sales tax holiday, beginning Friday, July 21 at 12:01 a.m. and ending Sunday, July 23 at midnight. This event gives shoppers the opportunity to purchase certain school supplies, computers, and clothing free of state sales tax. Local sales tax may still apply.  For more information, click on the link below….

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TX – Understanding Sales Tax for Lawn Care Services in Texas

TX: When it comes to landscaping, lawn, and plant care services in Texas, understanding the intricacies of sales tax is crucial. As a lawn care service provider, you must know your business’s taxable and non-taxable aspects to ensure compliance with state regulations. Taxable and Non-Taxable Services: Any individual or business that offers landscaping, lawn, or plant…

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The Maryland Digital Advertising Tax

MD: The Maryland Digital Advertising Tax, set to be imposed on companies earning more than $100 million from digital advertising services in Maryland, has been invalidated by an Anne Arundel County Circuit Court judge. The judge ruled that the tax violated the Internet Tax Freedom Act and the due process clause, Commerce Clause, and First…