Maine recently enacted legislation which will require remote sellers to collect and remit sales and use tax on sales into the state of Maine effective October 1, 2017. A person selling tangible personal property, products transferred electronically or services for delivery into Maine will be required to collect sales tax if the person’s sales into Maine in the previous calendar year or current calendar year exceeds 200 separate transactions or $100,000 in gross revenue.
About the Author
Erik Wallin is a Senior Tax Counsel on the Tax Research Team at Sovos Compliance. Erik has been with Sovos Compliance since 2011, and his main areas of focus are on U.S. Transaction Tax Law which includes special expertise in the taxation of technology and the taxation mechanisms that apply throughout the Colorado home rule jurisdictions. Erik is a member of the Massachusetts Bar, has a B.A. from York College of Pennsylvania, a J.D. from New England School of Law, and an LL.M. in Taxation from Boston University.More Content by Erik Wallin