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Love & Sales Tax

May 8, 2014

Valentine’s Day is a good day for candy makers . . . and sales tax! Here we look at some of the quirky laws on purchasing chocolate. Source

Sales Tax During the Holidays

Sales Tax During the Holidays

April 25, 2013

Sales tax is a tricky little number that varies from state to state and easy to forget when factoring your overall purchase price. This infographic looks at sales tax around the biggest shopping time of the year, the holiday season and some of the most popular items before the sales tax is tacked on. Location […]

Tax Day or Tax Everyday?

Tax Day or Tax Everyday?

October 2, 2012

Nothing is certain but death and taxes—and that we’ll all bemoan our tax obligations on Tax Day. However, the income tax we pay on or before April 15 only makes up a small portion of our tax burden. Here are some facts about the taxes we owe—including some surprising information that may change how you […]

Beer Tax In America

Beer Tax In America

July 11, 2012

As you raise a glass this St Patrick’s day, why not impress them with some unknown facts on beer tax in America. Learn more about how to automate sales tax for your business at www.avalara.com Source

Taxes on Americas Favourite Beverage: Soda

Taxes on Americas Favourite Beverage: Soda

May 22, 2012

The concept of a soda tax is very controversial in America and it’s an issue that has yet to be resolved say John Block, MD, of Harvard Medical School, commenting on whether states should increase taxes on soda in order to reduce obesity. Source