Eversheds Sutherland’s SALT team was pleased to sponsor the Council on State Taxation (COST) Regional Meeting (Mid-Atlantic) at the lovely Capital One facility in McLean, VA on August, 29, 2018.

Panel highlights included:

Consumption-based taxes are spreading worldwide, and multinational businesses need to be aware of the global indirect tax landscape. Governments are looking for ways to react to and manage the disruptive effect of new and emerging business models, and they are using technology to collect, analyze and share taxpayer data.

In the new Bottom Line videocast

On June 21, 2018, the US Supreme Court struck down the “physical presence rule” of Quill and National Bellas Hess which barred states from imposing sales tax collection requirements on certain out-of-state sellers. This decision is expected to have a significant impact on online sales across the country.

The case, South Dakota v. Wayfair,