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Sales Tax Basics: What Is Sales Tax?

What Is Sales Tax? | All About Tax Compliance (3:25)

Product: AvaTax Audience: New AvaTax customers

Description: Sales tax is much less of a burden on consumers than it used to be. Modern tax laws have shifted that burden to sellers. Learn about the history of sales tax and a bit about what businesses have to take into consideration when charging sales tax.


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