On Friday, Governor Ron DeSantis signed House Bill 7071 which provides more than $1.2 billion of tax relief for Floridians. The bill provides for ten sales tax holidays for a variety of items commonly purchased by Florida families, including fuel, diapers, disaster supplies and, tools. A one-pager on the bill can be found here. The […]
Category: Sales Tax
Governor DeSantis Signs Florida’s Tax Cut Package
Florida consumers will save on hurricane and school supplies as well as concert tickets and outdoor gear under a $200 million bill signed by Gov. Ron DeSantis on Friday. HB 7061 includes sales tax holidays on back-to-school and hurricane preparedness items that Floridians are used to, but it also has a sales tax holiday for […]
Florida Remote Seller Bill Signed
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis has signed legislation requiring marketplace providers and out-of-state retailers with no physical presence in Florida to collect sales tax on sales of taxable items delivered to purchasers in Florida, if the marketplace provider or out-of-state retailer make sales exceeding $100,000 during the previous calendar year. The legislation provides that every person […]
I Sell Tangible Products Online – Do I Now Have to Remit Sales Tax?
South Dakota v. Wayfair – Selling Online in Florida —- Do I Need to Collect Sales Tax? The June Supreme Court decision, South Dakota v. Wayfair, is fairly complex, but can be boiled down to some fairly simple terms for determining if and how this will affect your business. Currently, remote retailers are not required […]
Understanding Sales Tax
Sales tax is inherent in almost all small businesses. No matter how remote or small your business, you are liable for collecting sales tax within your footprint. Until recently, it had long been the rule that states cannot collect sales tax from vendors that sell products in their state, unless the vendor had a physical […]
Spring Cleaning: When Can You Purge Your Old Financial Records?
Feeling the urge to purge? Summer’s coming, so it’s likely you’re wrapping up your spring cleaning before your summer fun begins. April 17, 2018 was the deadline for individuals and C-corporations to file their federal income tax returns for 2017 (or to file for an extension). Before you throw out your old financial records, however, […]
Outsourcing Accounting, Bookkeeping, and Payroll: Is it Worth it?
You may think your company saves money by handling bookkeeping, accounting, and payroll services in-house, but many businesses find that’s not the case. Running a small business requires expertise and a level of commitment that only you can bring to the table. As you’ve probably discovered though, there is a ton of (boring but) necessary […]