On June 26, 2017, Governor John Bell Edwards signed House Bill 629 into law (Act No. 424). Under this Act, polyroll tubing for commercial farm irrigation is now exempt from tax, as well as purchases and leases by qualifying radiation therapy treatment centers. Act No. 424 also limits the exemption for fuels and gases to those purchased by consumers for residential use.
Curacao Publishes Revised AEOI Manual and Online Portal Guide
Curacao’s Ministry of Finance has released FATCA and CRS guidance regarding data specifications for XML tra...
7 Developments in 1099 and ACA Reporting to Look for in 2019
Tax Year 2019 could end up being even more eventful than TY2018 given some of the developments in progress around 1099 and ACA reporting. Discover more.
ACA, and Reporting Requirements, Remain in Place Despite Judge’s Decision
Despite a judge ruling that elements of it are unconstitutional, the Affordable Care Act is still in place, along with reporting requirements for employers.
Avoiding Tax Compliance Risks Moving to SAP Central Finance
Three important tax compliance considerations and hidden risks that could derail your Central Finance project if you’re not aware of them.
The Post-Wayfair Path to Tax Compliance for eCommerce Sellers
What ecommerce sellers should be thinking about with respect to registering and meeting ongoing tax compliance obligations in a Post-Wayfair world.
When "Good Faith" Isn’t Good Enough to Avoid State Reporting Penalties
States aren't joking about tax reporting compliance. As one recent case demonstrates, state tax authorities are less accepting of the "good faith" defense than they might have been in the past.
Possible Postponement in Sight for Italy e-Invoicing Mandate
Amendments to extend the deadline for the Italy e-invoicing mandate are currently under consideration by the Senate Finance Committee.
Por qué es importante el nuevo proceso de cancelación de facturas electrónicas en México
Los cambios relacionados con el nuevo proceso que permite anular facturas electrónicas en México no son triviales, ya que repercuten de manera importante tanto en las operaciones de las AP...
California Announces Intent to Tax eCommerce
California will impose a remote seller's tax requirement April 1, 2019 on businesses with more than $100,000 of sales or 200+ separate transactions into CA.
Poland’s step-by-step plan to narrow its VAT gap
Narrowing the VAT gap has been one of the main priorities for the Polish government since 2015. Here's how the government's plans will affect businesses operating in Poland.
10 Challenges of Native SAP Tax Compliance – Part Three
Challenges of native SAP tax management due to the rise of real-time integration with invoicing, procure to pay and other business transaction flows.
[Infographic] Making Light Work of Making Tax Digital
Making Tax Digital becomes a reality on 1 April 2019 for most companies doing business in the UK. Download this infographic to get up to speed on MTD.
Webinar: The State of State Reporting: Updates and Best Practices to Comply with Direct State Requirements
With 50 states that have different regulations, thresholds, and deadlines, state reporting can quickly become a large burden for any organization. This year, make sure you're prepared.
SAP in Latin America: Top 10 Implementation Challenges
Mandated e-invoicing and tax reporting requirements in Latin America make SAP implementations in this region more complex than anywhere else in the world. Here, we examine the Top 10 Hurdles to...
Economic Nexus Update – Colorado and Connecticut to Begin Collection
On December 1, 2018, Colorado (note new grace periods) and Connecticut begin enforcement of economic nexus rules and six more states begin January 1, 2019.
[Infographic] Hungary VAT Reporting
Hungary is seeking to close a massive VAT gap with new requirements that mandate real-time reporting. What does this mean for companies doing business in Hungary? Find out in this infographic.
Mandatory E-invoicing in Greece: What to Expect
Mandatory e-invoicing is coming to Greece by January 2020. What does that mean for companies doing business in the country? Find out here.
La DIAN de Colombia retrasa el mandato de facturación electrónica para todas las compañías, excepto las de mayor tamaño
La autoridad fiscal de Colombia, DIAN (Dirección de Impuestos y Aduanas Nacionales), anunció esta semana el retraso a su mandato de facturación electrónica para todas las empresas, exceptuando a...
Automated Exemption Certificate Management at Bridgestone HosePower
Bridgestone HosePower selects Sovos for automated exemption certificate management reducing time spent tracking down valid certificates from weeks to a day.
Colombia DIAN Delays E-invoicing Mandate for All But Largest Companies
The DIAN revealed that smaller companies in Colombia will not have to adopt mandatory e-invoicing by Jan. 1, 2019. The schedule for the mandate is unclear.
10 Challenges of Native SAP Tax Compliance – Part One