Indiana Sales Tax Guide for E-Commerce Retailers
Fast Facts About Indiana Sales Tax
Indiana state sales tax rate
Does Indiana have local sales tax rates?
Indiana taxing authority
Department of Revenue
Indiana sales tax questions phone number
Am I required to collect sales tax in Indiana?
other business in the state are required to register for a sales tax permit and collect sales tax from buyers in Indiana.
E-commerce businesses with economic nexus in Indiana are also required to register and collect.
You have economic nexus in Indiana if you made more than $100,000 in the state OR more than 200 transactions to buyers in Indiana in the previous or current calendar year.
How to Collect Indiana Sales Tax
Indiana is a destination-based sales tax state. This means that when making a sale to a buyer in Indiana, you’re required to collect sales tax at the rate at the buyer’s location. Fortunately, Indiana only has a single statewide sales tax rate, so you’d collect that rate from all Indiana buyers.
Learn more about origin and destination-based sales tax sourcing here.
Learn more about how to collect the right amount of state plus local sales tax here.
Is shipping taxable in Indiana?
No, as long as the shipping charges are separately stated on the invoice then the shipping charges your customers pay to transport the item are not taxable in Indiana.
Indiana Sales Tax Due Dates
In Indiana sales tax is due by the 20th of the month following the taxable period. For example, for monthly filers, your sales tax collected in the month of November would be due by December 20th. See Indiana’s tax due date calendar here.
How to File Sales Tax in Indiana
When your Indiana sales tax due date rolls around, you can either file yourself online or let a partner like HOST take this onerous task off your plate.
Learn more about handing off your sales tax filings to HOST here!