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The second annual Sovos Sales and Use Tax report delves into numerous issues impacting the industry, including the long-term implications on regulatory authorities from COVID-19 and how the existing tax gap is fueling new approaches to oversight and enforcement of current laws and standards.
Incorporating ecommerce channels is quickly becoming a priority for businesses. However, there are key considerations to ensure a smooth and compliant sales tax process, while also prioritizing a positive customer experience. The right solution will help organizations save time and money, while also improving sales tax efficiency.
In the Gartner 2021 CIO Agenda: A U.S. Perspective, “respondents in the U.S. report digital business acceleration in the face of COVID-19 and an increased opportunity for business redesign. Despite being global pace setters, U.S. CIOs have a lot of opportunity to leverage digital innovations for value creation.”
Cloud solutions provide on-demand computing that don’t require active management by the user. However, assuming that all clouds are created equal is a mistake that will cost your business. If you are ready to solve your sales tax issues by harnessing the power of the cloud, be sure to understand the four critical pillars of cloud performance. These represent the difference between a complete solution and just another empty promise.
Properly submitting and filing a compliant sales tax return should be a top priority for any business. But it is not always that easy. If organizations don’t have all necessary information, are unaware of required reporting frequencies or have not correctly reported deductions, the sales tax filing process can be difficult – and could even lead to hefty fines or an audit.
Certified Service Providers (CSPs) allow businesses to outsource most sales tax administration responsibilities, making it easier to comply with the laws of a given jurisdiction. Choosing a CSP to manage your sales tax filings reduces the burden of managing end-to-end sales tax compliance while reducing organizational liability during the tax calculation process.