Over the last decade, more and more states are legislating that businesses charge sales tax on more and more services.
With the dramatic increase of the sales of services over tangible goods, cash strapped states are looking for more and creative ways to get their share of the revenue. Knowing which states have taken the approach of taxing more services is important to understand, and a major topic of this webinar.
Knowing what gets taxed and what goes tax free is half the battle. Allow sales tax guru Scott Peterson to break down the new rules and demystify an issue that many companies struggle with.
Identify the different ways that states define and tax different categories of services.
"I had no idea how unaware about sales tax on services I was. Thank you for this invaluable information."
"Scott did a great job warning of the emerging taxes on services."
"Very informative. Much to learn about sales tax on services and webinar was a good start to the learning process."
"The presenter was clear and made the material he presented easy to understand."
Scott Peterson is Director of Government Affairs for Avalara. He joined Avalara in November 2012 after almost 7 years as the first Executive Director of the Streamlined Sales Tax Governing Board. At Streamline Scott was the chief operating officer of an organization of state governments working to make their individual sales tax systems simpler and more uniform. Prior to Streamline Scott was the Director of Sales Tax for the South Dakota Department of Revenue. In that position Scott was responsible for the day-to-day management of the state’s sales tax, the sales tax for 205 cities and 4 tribal governments, and directed the administration’s sales tax policy.
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