Tax & RegulationsMar 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.
Tax & RegulationsFeb 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 & RegulationsDec 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?
Tax & RegulationsJul 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.
Tax & RegulationsJul 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.
Tax & RegulationsJul 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?
Tax & RegulationsJun 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.
Tax & RegulationsApr 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.
Tax & RegulationsJan 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.
Tax & RegulationsNov 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.