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Types of Taxes

2 Videos

9m

Sales Tax vs. Sellers Use Tax vs. Consumer Use Tax

Watch this video to learn the difference between sales tax, sellers use tax, and consumers use tax.

6m

What Is Sales Tax?

This video, part of our Sales Tax Basics series, provides a brief history of sales tax and tells you a bit about what businesses have to take into consideration when charging sales tax.

3m

Sales Tax Compliance

4 Videos

24m

Common Risks of Sales Tax Compliance

This video describes the basic risks of sales tax compliance with state and local tax collection laws.

5m

Common Triggers for Sales Tax Compliance Risks

This video describes the basic triggers that risk your sales tax compliance.

7m

The Role of the Taxing Jurisdiction, Seller, and Buyer

This video describes the roles and responsibilities of the taxing jurisdiction, seller, and buyer.

3m

Registering to Collect Sales Tax

Watch this video for important information about how to register to collect and remit sales tax.

9m

How AvaTax Works

1 Video

2m

What Is a Connector?

This short video is designed for users interested in a quick explanation of connectors and how they interact with the AvaTax service.

2m

Get Started with AvaTax

3 Videos

14m

What Is Nexus?

This short video describes the basics concepts behind nexus and your company's relationship with taxing jurisdictions.

5m

What Is Product Taxability?

This video describes the basics concepts behind product taxability and how AvaTax uses tax codes to help you manage the taxability of your company's products and services.

6m

How Does AvaTax Determine Product Taxability?

Learn how Avalara AvaTax determines the sales tax rate of products and services.

3m

Collect and Calculate with AvaTax

5 Videos

14m

Where Do I Have Nexus?

Determining where your company has nexus can be tricky. This video will tell you what you need to consider, and who you need to talk to, when determining where your company has nexus.

3m

Are You Registered to Collect and Remit Sales Tax?

You may know all about nexus and where your company is responsible for collecting and remitting sales tax, but are you registered? Watch this video for important information about your nexus settings and your registration status in taxing jurisdictions.

1m

Sales Tax vs. Sellers Use Tax vs. Consumer Use Tax

Confused about all these transactional taxes? Watch this video to learn the difference between sales tax, sellers use tax, and consumers use tax.

6m

What Is Location-based Filing?

This video describes how to use location codes in Avalara AvaTax for location-based filing.

2m

What Are Avalara Tax Codes?

Watch this video to learn how AvaTax handles product taxability with tax codes.

2m

Returns

Working with Returns

3 Videos

10m

What Is Reconciliation?

This video describes the basic concepts behind reconciliation and a few best practices.

2m

Reconciliation and Filing Overview

This video describes the two final phases of sales tax compliance: reconciling and filing.

6m

What Is Location-based Filing?

This video describes how to use location codes in AvaTax for location-based filing.

2m

File

1 Video

2m

Avalara Returns Monthly Approval Timeline

AvaTax and Returns operate on a schedule designed to keep you compliant. In this video, learn about when you'll need to have your data reconciled, when we'll draw money from your business's bank account to fund your sales tax liabilities, and when you're able to view returns information after filing.

2m

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