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Tax & Regulations ARCHIVE

Solving the International Tax Calculation and Duty Rates Puzzle  Mar 02, 2016 12:09 PM By Marshal Kushniruk

International trade is bigger than ever. Whether you sell books, business equipment or bagpipes, your customers can just as easily be in New Delhi as in Detroit, since B2B and B2C cross-border ecommerce are flourishing. But tracking the landed cost-related losses is difficult, and it is certainly in the billions of dollars per year worldwide. Here’s how you can solve that dilemma.

Why the Marketplace Fairness Act Beats the Alternatives  Feb 10, 2015 7:18 AM By Jonathan Barsade

Rather than debate any flimsy arguments, I suggest we ask a better question: What’s the alternative? Do opponents of the Marketplace Fairness Act have another solution, or is “no” the extent of their vision?

Tax Group Targets Alibaba in Campaign  Dec 04, 2014 10:51 AM By Tim Parry

The Alliance for Main Street Fairness launched a television advertising campaign against Alibaba this week to educate lawmakers on what it calls an imminent threat to U.S. retailers. But are AMSF’s claim against Alibaba true?

Schedules That Work Act is the Next Assault on Profitability  Jul 29, 2014 8:59 PM By Curt Barry

Here is the latest assault on our industry’s profitability. The Schedules That Work Act will kill company profitability and ultimately sacrifice jobs.

TruST Urges Senate Not to Attach “Flawed” MFA to ITFA  Jul 21, 2014 8:27 AM By Tim Parry

Here’s why TruST believes the Marketplace and Internet Tax Freedom Act does a severe disservice to both bills, threatening to stall ITFA and derail a productive House debate over the future of remote taxation.

Marketplace and Internet Tax Freedom Act will Empower States  Jul 16, 2014 2:51 PM By Tim Parry

The Marketplace and Internet Tax Freedom Act combines two critical legislative issues – the Marketplace Fairness Act and the Internet Tax Freedom Act. What does this mean for retailers that sell goods and services online?

How Will Seattle’s $15 Minimum Wage Affect Your Business?  Jun 04, 2014 11:53 AM By Curt Barry

The Seattle City Council just voted to put low-wage workers on a path over the next several years to earning a $15-per-hour minimum wage. Curt Barry, president of multichannel operations and fulfillment consulting firm F. Curtis Barry & Co., explains what this means to direct-to-customer merchants.

Take a Look at Crocs’ 2013 Sustainability Report  Apr 09, 2014 10:14 AM By Tim Parry

The company’s second report provides an update on its sustainability-related accomplishments and objectives, and sets goals in three categories: workplace and supplier standards, environmental management and community engagement.

Alibaba Bans Bitcoin on all Marketplace Sites  Jan 13, 2014 10:55 AM By Erin Lynch

While Overstock.com announced last week that it has begun accepting Bitcoins as an online payment option, not all merchants are embracing the crypto-currency. The Chinese ecommerce platform Alibaba Group said in a statement that it has banned the controversial payment option from all its Taobao marketplaces.

Case Study: Small Merchant Sees Streamlined Accounting Costs  Nov 16, 2013 4:45 PM By MCM Staff

Purveyor of All Things Creative has saved on its accounting costs by using TaxJar to streamline its tax management.






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