How Sales Tax Applies to Discounts, Coupons & Promotions
The rules on how sales tax applies to coupons, discounts, promotions, and rebates can get complicated and can vary widely by state. Sales discounts advertised as “percent off” or “dollar off” seem to have the most consistent treatment across the states with sales tax.
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Sales Tax by State: How to Discount Your Sales Tax Bill
Please note: This blog is for informational purposes only. Be advised that sales tax rules and laws are subject to change at any time. For specific sales tax advice regarding your business, contact a sales tax expert.
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TaxJar's Blog: Making Sales Tax Easier
The Sales Tax Blog. TaxJar was founded by small business experts with a simple mission: helping online sellers simplify the hassles of tracking and filing sales tax so they can focus on growing their businesses rather than dealing with compliance issues.
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Sales Tax By State: Are Grocery Items Taxable
Alaska – grocery items are tax exempt. Arizona – grocery items are tax exempt. Arkansas – Grocery items are not tax exempt, but food and food ingredients are taxed at a reduced Arkansas state rate of 1.5% + any local rate. (Search local rates at TaxJar’s Sales Tax Calculator.)Any food items ineligible for the reduced rate are taxed at the regular state rate.
Retail Brands Leverage New Partnerships to Increase Value
The retail landscape has evolved to marry the convenience and advantages of online shopping with the tangible and personal experience of a physical store. Kiosks now offer in-store coupons and price comparisons. High-end online brands can be found in stores, and Amazon sells their goods in physical locations.
Turn Browsers Into Buyers or How to Use Product Pages to
Use pop-up apps like JustUno and chatbots like Gobot that guide visitors around your store and offer coupons and discounts. They are especially valuable to lower your number of abandoned carts by inviting customers back with a free shipping offer or 15% off.
Is the Food I Sell on my Food Truck Taxable
Kansas – “Meals or drinks furnished by any restaurant, drinking establishment, or other place that regularly sells meals or drinks to the public are subject to sales tax.”. Kentucky – “Generally, meals served on or off the premises of a retailer do not constitute nontaxable sales of food items.Thus, food furnished, prepared, or served for consumption at counters or in cafes
Sales tax returns: Do I enter gross sales for entire biz
Thanks to Lauren Stinson of Windward Tax for her assistance on this post.. A frequently asked question over on our Sales Tax for eCommerce Sellers Facebook group goes something like “When filing sales tax in a state, and the form asks for my ‘gross sales,’ do they want only my sales in that particular state, or my gross sales from my entire business?”