How E-Commerce Companies Can Use Instagram to Drive Sales

How E-Commerce Companies Can Use Instagram to Drive Sales

With 800 million monthly active users, Instagram has a built-in audience for e-commerce companies. The social media network only sits behind Facebook and YouTube when it comes to monthly users, and it only trails Facebook in daily users. Instagram users don’t just look at pictures. Many have deep pockets, and they are more than willing…

The US Supreme Court Overturns “Quill” Ban on Online Sales Tax
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The US Supreme Court Overturns “Quill” Ban on Online Sales Tax

In a 5-4 decision announced on Thursday, the Supreme Court overturned a 1992 ruling in Quill vs. North Dakota that explicitly banned states from taxing companies that don’t have a physical presence within their borders. The ruling came in the case of South Dakota vs. Wayfair, as South Dakota attempted to overturn the previous ruling….

Cryptocurrency 101

Cryptocurrency 101

With the explosion in the usage of various cryptocurrencies lately, it’s becoming more and more important to understand exactly how they work and how they are being used. While it’s common to assume that a cryptocurrency can be treated just like any other type of currency, the truth is a bit more complicated, and it…

Understanding Sales Tax for Streaming Services

Understanding Sales Tax for Streaming Services

How does sales tax apply to streaming services like Netflix, Spotify, and other similar services? The rise and expansion of the internet has vastly changed the way many sectors of the economy work. From facilitating ecommerce to allowing for the download of digital media, this technology has greatly expanded the reach of all types and…

eBay Sales Tax Fraud
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eBay Sales Tax Fraud

Possibly some of the most difficult and confusing tax laws that online sellers have to deal with are sales tax laws. Part of what makes these laws such a headache is that they are different for every state, and the nature of your business combined with a particular state’s laws will determine if you have…