Sales Tax

How to Handle a Sales Tax Filing Frequency Change

When you register for a sales tax permit, the state assigns your business a filing frequency.  This frequency is generally monthly, quarterly, or annually, though some states have other frequencies, such as twice per year.  Your assigned filing frequency generally...

When to Charge Sales Tax on Online Classes

Online education was already popular in the early 2000s, but during the pandemic learning new things online really blew up. Maybe it was all the people who’d never had time to stop and smell the roses suddenly finding themselves homebound. People learned new skills,...

Sales Tax on Crowdfunding Campaigns, Explained

So you crowdfunded to make a new board game or short film or open up your new taco truck. Do you have to charge your crowdfunding backers sales tax? How does that work exactly?  States are starting to solidify their guidance around crowdfunding and sales tax. Let’s...

When are the 2024 sales tax holidays?

States use sales tax holidays as a way to attract shoppers and stimulate the economy, as well as encourage consumer behaviors such as disaster preparedness or using energy efficient appliances.  For e-commerce sellers, that means knowing about and understanding the...