Colorado Sales Tax on that Herbal Essense

Colorado Sales Tax on that Herbal Essense
Herbs are all the rage in Colorado right now, and I’m sick of it. Fortunately, today’s herbal discussion has nothing to do with the recreational marijuana industry that’s bringing in annoying tourists and odd investment schemes. Today, we’ll focus on another long-time favorite: Chinese medicine. Colorado Department of Revenue–which has the awesome Game of Thrones ...

The Dangers of Casual Sales

The Dangers of Casual Sales
Last time you had a garage sale, did you collect sales tax? If not, you may be breaking the law. Okay, that’s only the case if you live in Colorado, Oklahoma, or Wyoming, which makes up about 3% of the US. Those three states, oddly enough, do not include exceptions for occasional, or casual, sales. ...

But There’s no Sales Tax on Amazon

But There's no Sales Tax on Amazon
Sorry to break it to you, but you DO owe sales tax on your online purchases. Well, use tax, actually, but it’s basically the same thing. Amazon, however, doesn’t have to collect the tax, unlike your friendly 5 and Dime down the street (I’m actually not sure what a 5 and Dime is, but old ...