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Use Tax Pitfalls of Centralized Accounting for Manufacturers

In today’s economy, multi-location manufacturers are faced with the increased burden of cutting costs by choosing between centralized or decentralized accounting systems.  Can a centralized system cost your company hundreds of thousands of use tax dollars?

Use tax oversights that we commonly find include not paying tax when tax is due (i.e. audit risk) or missing tax-saving opportunities (i.e. missed exemptions).

Use Tax Pitfalls of Centralized Accounting for Manufacturers

In today’s economy, multi-location manufacturers are faced with the increased burden of cutting costs by choosing between...

Lauren Stinson, CMI
By Lauren Stinson, CMI
on September 21, 2017
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Tiffany Rodi
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Lauren Stinson, CMI
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Tiffany Rodi
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Lauren Stinson, CMI
By Lauren Stinson, CMI
on May 26, 2017
Video: What is Sales and Use Tax for Manufacturers?

If a manufacturer is buying taxable purchases, tax must be remitted to the state.  If the vendor has nexus in that state,...

Lauren Stinson, CMI
By Lauren Stinson, CMI
on May 16, 2017
Why Should Manufacturers Ask Vendors to Break Out Labor & Material Charges?

Manufacturers should always ask vendors to itemize their invoices.  This practice helps manufacturers take advantage of...

Lauren Stinson, CMI
By Lauren Stinson, CMI
on April 13, 2017
Are Storage Tanks Full of Sales Tax Exemptions for Manufacturers?

Many states provide sales tax exemptions for manufacturing equipment, but storage tanks are often excluded from these...

Lauren Stinson, CMI
By Lauren Stinson, CMI
on April 13, 2017
Where Manufacturers Should Look to Improve Sales & Use Tax Procedures

Where does a manufacturer start looking for sales or use tax mistakes that are wasting money and increasing risks for your...

Lauren Stinson, CMI
By Lauren Stinson, CMI
on April 06, 2017

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