Sales Tax and the Internet Merchant. One third of state revenues are derived from sales tax, making internet merchants a likely target for statue auditors. The Marketplace Fairness Act and related legislation will grant federal permission to the states to require the collection of sales tax by remote sellers – including internet merchants. This webinar will cover the responsibilities and liabilities of internet merchants when it comes to sales tax compliance and provide easy to implement strategies to assist you in reporting sales tax accurately while reducing your exposure in an audit.
Determine appropriate Nexus – and Nexus triggering events
Understand the current tax landscape and how special taxing jurisdictions, including state tax holidays affect tax compliance
The steps your business needs to have in place to properly collect and remit sales tax
Identify whether or not their state is an SST State and how it affects sales tax compliance
Understand the different automation solutions available and how they help with sales tax compliance
Jordan Lang is Avalara’s in-house Sales Tax Expert in the QuickBooks and Sage 50 market spaces, bringing numerous years of experience in the Finance and Technology industries. He specializes in bringing sales tax automation to businesses of any size and using many different software solutions. Jordan brings a wealth of experience including an extensive background in financial reporting and analytical process efficiency in business accounting. The University of Kansas is his alma mater, where he earned his degree in Finance and Business Administration.