Avalara Launches Sales Tax Risk Assessment Tool For Online Merchants

Cloud-based tax compliance service Avalara announced the availability of its Sales Tax Risk Assessment tool, a self-serve online resource that helps companies determine where they have likely triggered economic nexus by providing a detailed assessment of their state-by-state sales tax obligation risk over email. Avalara Sales Tax Risk Assessment enables companies to quickly discover states […]

TaxCloud Now Integrates with Stripe’s Payment Platform


Online sales tax compliance service TaxCloud now connects with Stripe’s payments platform so that merchants can easily manage their U.S. sales tax obligations. This integration helps online retailers who find themselves having to collect sales tax in additional states since the Supreme Court issued its opinion in South Dakota v. Wayfair in June 2018. READ MORE: […]

TaxCloud Releases Integrations with eBay and QuickBooks Online

Taxcloud eBay

TaxCloud announced that eBay marketplace sellers and users of QuickBooks Online can now connect to TaxCloud to easily manage their US sales tax obligations. This announcement comes as many more online retailers find themselves having to collect sales tax in additional states since the Supreme Court issued its opinion in South Dakota v. Wayfair in […]

eBay Forced to Collect Sales Tax in More States in 2019

eBay Sales Tax Update

In July, three more states passed marketplace facilitator laws that will impact sales tax on eBay and other marketplaces. Marketplace facilitator sales tax laws place the requirement to collect sales tax on marketplaces instead of individual sellers. For those sellers that only use marketplaces, this simplifies the sales tax “problem” created after the US Supreme […]

The State of California is being sued for failing to collect sales tax from Amazon


Stan Grosz, Fresno resident and President of the Fresno-based Horn Photo camera shop filed a lawsuit against California’s sales tax division (“CDTFA”), calling out the state tax organization’s failure to make Amazon pay the state billions in uncollected sales taxes. According to the complaint filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court late Tuesday, Grosz, a […]

Miva Partners With TaxJar to Offer Sales Tax Automation for Online Sellers

Miva, TaxJar

Ecommerce software and service provider Miva and TaxJar, a sales tax automation solutions provider announced the release of a new sales tax management module for the Miva ecommerce platform. With this new module Miva online merchants can perform instant sales tax calculations for the US, Canada, the European Union, and Australia. TaxJar is one of […]

Etsy To Collect Sales Tax For 20 States And Washington D.C. By July 1

Etsy updated the list of states for which it will collect sales tax for its sellers. “Some states in the United States have introduced laws that affect online marketplaces such as Etsy. As a result, we’ve made some changes to how sales tax is handled on Etsy. We want you to know that we have […]

On July 1 eBay Will Collect Sales Tax For Four More States

eBay Sales Tax Update

eBay has expanded the list of states for which it will collect sales tax with the latest additions being South Dakota and South Carolina. This means there are now four more states for which eBay will collect sales tax on July 1. These states enacted marketplace facilitator laws that require eBay to collect the sales […]

Bonanza Partners With TaxCloud To Provide Sales Tax Compliance-Services

Sales tax compliance service TaxCloud and online marketplace Bonanza announced that they have partnered to offer TaxCloud services to Bonanza sellers to support their sales tax compliance. Bonanza sellers can now easily connect their booths (stores) to TaxCloud and easily manage their US sales tax obligations. Since the Supreme Court decision in South Dakota v. Wayfair […]

Avalara To Hold Free Sales Tax Webinar on Tuesday, February 19

Sales tax in the US has become a mess since the Supreme Court decision in South Dakota v. Wayfair. While we maintain a sales tax guide page trying to keep up with the latest information, but with over 11,000 jurisdictions in the US, it is daunting to stay on top this changing landscape. To help […]