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Black Friday and Sales Tax: A Potentially Risky Combination
Every company that sells products online knows the importance of Black Friday and Cyber Monday. According to CNNMoney, online shoppers spent $5 billion last year on Black Friday.Read More
Tax Tips & Triage – “Wayfair” – Winter is Coming…
In previous publications, we talked about the Wayfair case and the states’ right to impose their sales tax laws (both the tax itself as well as the obligation to collect and remit on their behalf).Read More
Tax Tips & Triage – “Wayfair” for SaaS Companies
SCOTUS Decided! But what does “Wayfair” mean for SaaS companies?Read More
Tax Tips & Triage – The “Wayfair” Case: Take 2
SCOTUS Decided! But what does “Quill” or “Wayfair” Even Mean? Take 2Read More
Tax Tips & Triage – The “Wayfair” Case
SCOTUS Decided! But what does “Quill” or “Wayfair” Even Mean?Read More
Startup Tax Tips and Triage – Employee Gifts
Most gifts are given without strings or expectations and do not compensate for services. But the government sees gifts differently because businesses may have different reasons for giving things away.Read More
Startup Tax Tips & Triage – Convertible Debt
No tax deduction is allowed for interest paid (or payable) on a company stock when the payment is at the option of the company itself. So, if the debt looks like a stock grant, tax deductions for interest on that debt may not be allowed.Read More
What Politicians Don’t Say About Your Taxes
Politicians say taxes are too high or too low and always too complicated. Not unexpectedly, I agree taxes are too high. In an odd way though, I’m not sure they’re as complicated as many want you to believe.Read More
You may have outgrown your CPA… you don’t know it!
Today I received a call from a CPA in response to one of my recent blogs. He was concerned because he was unfamiliar of the issue I raised. He wanted to assess its impact on one of his clients.Read More
What California Pre-revenue Companies Need to Start Now to Preserve State Net Operating Loss Carryforwards
If you are a pre-revenue CA domiciled company with employees in other states, you need to sell something before December 31, 2016.Read More
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