Mississippi- Online Marketplace Sales Tax May Be in the Works HB 379

Mississippi is one of four states without a sales tax on third-party sales on the internet, but that could change if a bill that is headed to the Senate floor becomes law. House Bill 379, known as the Mississippi Marketplace Continue reading Mississippi- Online Marketplace Sales Tax May Be in the Works HB 379

California- Proposed Taxes to Address California’s Budget Shortfall in Light of COVID-19

California Governor Gavin Newsom’s proposed budget for FY 2020-21 projected a $7 billion surplus and record state spending, but his revised budget projects as much as a $54 billion deficit in light of COVID-19’s impact on the state’s economy and Continue reading California- Proposed Taxes to Address California’s Budget Shortfall in Light of COVID-19

Louisiana- Legislature Passes Marketplace Collection Bill

On May 28, 2020, the Louisiana Legislature passed S.B. 138, which, if signed by the Governor, will require marketplace facilitators to collect and remit state and local sales and use taxes if they exceed an economic nexus threshold of $100,000 Continue reading Louisiana- Legislature Passes Marketplace Collection Bill

Multistate – Avalara Introduces New Product To Assess Consumer Use Tax Obligation

Avalara has introduced Avalara Consumer Use to help finance and accounting professionals self-assess their consumer use tax obligations and achieve compliance. Consumer use tax presents audit risk for businesses because it’s often mismanaged or overlooked.   Avalara Consumer Use integrates with Avalara Continue reading Multistate – Avalara Introduces New Product To Assess Consumer Use Tax Obligation