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Tax Overview

Part of running an online business is making sure that it complies with tax requirements. If you are not familiar with tax requirements for your business, it would be best to contact your local authority on tax for the most accurate information. There are some cases where you may not be responsible for tax at all, even for orders in your own state. The articles listed here assume you are familiar with the tax needs of your store. 

BigCommerce has integrated Avalara AvaTax which automatically calculates sales tax for stores in the United States. Avalara’s resources are great for tools and advice.

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