You’ve all heard the buzz on the news. The Marketplace Fairness Act, or “internet sales tax” is making its way through Congress. There’s no need to panic just yet, but there are some things you should know that will help you prepare for it. Avalara’s Shane Ratigan is a sales tax compliance expert who will dispel the rumors and provide you an up-to-date view on where the proposed bill stands among lawmakers. He’ll also provide the top “Nexus Survival Tips” that can streamline and safeguard your business. Changes 2014 will likely will bring about some big changes to your business. Find out what you can do now to get ready.
Shane is a Senior Manager in the State and Local Tax Department at Clark Nuber, P.S. in Bellevue Washington. Shane focuses on state and local indirect tax obligations for companies of all sizes operating across the United States and beyond. He collaborates with companies in developing scalable processes to support effective and dynamic indirect tax calculation and compliance, especially sales and use tax.