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AvaTax for Sage 500 ERP – Required Update to Support TLS 1.2

Overview Avalara has announced that it will be deprecating support for Transport Layer Security (“TLS”) 1.0 and 1.1 during the course of 2022.  You may have seen one or more messages from Avalara regarding this topic.  A sample message can be found ...

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Tagged With: Sales Tax, Sage 500, What's New

Emerging online marketplaces must consider sales tax compliance

Written by: Avalara  Retail (or ecommerce) is witnessing the evolution of the traditional online marketplace model beyond mega-marketplaces such as Amazon, and even massive retailers like Walmart. Today, new platforms are emerging that allow other ...

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How to Setup Sage 500 to track the new Colorado Retail Delivery Fee

Beginning July 1st, 2022 Colorado will impose a $0.27 retail delivery fee on all deliveries by motor vehicle to a location in Colorado. The fee is per order and applies if there is any taxable item in the order. Wholesale or other exempt sales are ...

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How to Setup X3 to track the new Colorado Retail Delivery Fee

Beginning July 1st, 2022 Colorado will impose a $0.27 retail delivery fee on all deliveries by motor vehicle to a location in Colorado. The fee is per order and applies if there is any taxable item in the order. Wholesale or other exempt sales are ...

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Tagged With: Sales Tax, Sage X3, How-To

AvaTax for Sage 500 ERP: What Data is Used in this Interface?

When working with AvaTax for Sage 500 ERP we are often asked what data is exchanged between the two solutions. In order to help provide a better understanding of this, below is an outline of many of the data elements that are passed between Sage 500 ...

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AvaTax for Sage 500 ERP:  Mapping Items to Product Tax Codes

When implementing AvaTax for Sage 500 ERP, one area that we often receive questions about is the mapping of items to the proper Product Tax Codes. These codes exist to allow anyone who uses them to designate the specific classification of each ...

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How to Be Successful with AvaTax Implementations

Sales tax can be confusing, but AvaTax can alleviate a lot of that worry by automating the process. In order to get the most out of your AvaTax implementation, the settings below are important to implement properly from the start. The Avalara Help ...

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Nexus 101

  Compliance Complexity is Growing Sales tax landscape is complex and changing all the time. Different states have different rules with regards to economic nexus, and these rules are constantly changing.  The increasing pressure to comply plus ...

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Tagged With: Sales Tax, Webinar