Filed under Sales Taxes. Fact checked on May 24, 2012.
Of all the tax obligations you face as a small business owner, few have as much of an impact on the day-to-day operation of your business as the sales tax does
Even if you do business in Alaska, Delaware, Montana, New Hampshire or Oregon, which are the only states that do not have a general state-wide sales tax, you may have to collect and pay over local sales taxes or sales taxes imposed on particular businesses.
Click on a state on the map below to learn about its sales tax regime. Information is also provided use taxes that you might have to pay on transactions outside of that particular state.
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Can you explain the difference between sales tax and use tax? My Montana cousin and I can't seem to agree on what these obligations are.
Wondering in Wyoming”
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