Planning for eCommerce Tax Implications for Global Operations

Covers the tax implications of doing business globally indicating the level of tax complexity by region and methods for simplifying tax calculation and submittal.

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This course was last updated in July, 2019 to include a current and expanded discussion on the more than forty US states with "Economic Nexus" and more than twenty US states with "Click-Through Nexus" legislation for collecting sales tax online, as well as updated EU tax requirements and VAT rates around the worldNow offered in HTML5 and compatible with all mobile devices.

  • Course synopsis. Taxes are a part of doing business, and the requirements for collecting and paying taxes are varied and complex with different requirements for different countries, regions and municipalities that you may want to do business in. It isn't just a matter of determining in what countries do you need to collect taxes, you need to make sure you are properly calculating the taxes, managing the changes to tax rates and properly reporting those taxes to the appropriate tax authorities. This course is not intended to make anyone a tax expert, instead it is intended to provide eCommerce professionals the background and fundamentals they need to properly consider and investigate tax liabilities for companies conducting cross border transactions.
  • what can you expect to get out of this course? (1) Gain a basic underlying understanding on the major program requirements for complying with international tax collection. (2) Discuss regional considerations and implications in terms of complexity in tax management. (3) Learn about the different types of tax vendors and the roles they play in the tax process. (4) Learn about key concepts such as merchant of record, tax nexus, VAT, tax calculation and tax reporting.
  • Training Objectives: (1) What are the major differences in collecting taxes in North America, versus South America, Asia and Europe? (2) What is the difference between a tax calculation vendor and tax authority (3) What is the importance of merchant of record and nexus in determining tax liability?
  • Expected time to complete the course: 90 minutes (includes session tests and final exam) .
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