Most Recent Blog Posts: Retail Shops

DAVO Sales Tax Announces Partnership with Vend

DAVO Technologies is excited to announce that their automated sales tax service is now available on the Vend point-of-sale platform. Vend retail customers in the United States can now use DAVO Automated Sales Tax to put their sales tax on autopilot.

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Playa Bowls Focuses on Growth and Never Has to Worry About Sales Tax

Playa Bowls is growing rapidly with over 100 locations today and more coming. They automated their sales tax with DAVO and never had to worry about sales tax while they focused on their growth.

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5 Steps for Retailers and Restaurants To Take This Year To Make Next Year’s Tax Season Easier

It is tax time, and we know how that goes for a lot of folks. Here are a few apps and services to help you automate and systematize parts of your business to make next year’s tax season much easier.

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What is an EIN and How Do I Find It?

Your EIN is your Federal Employer ID Number. Think of it as your business's Social Security Number. Here is what you need it for, how to apply for it, and how to find it.

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Sales Tax Calculator

Are you trying to put the right price in your POS so your sales tax is calculated correctly and you get the price you want? Our simple sales tax decalculator can help.

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DAVO Partners with Lightspeed to Fully Manage Sales Tax for Restaurants and Retailers in the U.S.

Lightspeed customers can now enjoy a fully automated, hands-off sales tax management solution, freeing up valuable time while also being protected from large late payment fines from the state.

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Main Street Retail Sales Have Been Improving Since March 31st

This chart shows brick-and-mortar merchants’ daily sales revenue since early March and then a rolling 7-day average of those sales. The high point of the red line was on March 5th, 2020 while the low point of the red line occurred on March 31st, 2020. At that point, sales revenue had crashed by over 58% in just a few weeks. Now it’s down by 26% and steadily improving to a busy Memorial Day weekend.

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What are the Long-Term Implications of Declaring Bankruptcy While Still Owing Sales Tax?

In these unprecedented times, it’s a real possibility that many small-to-medium-sized businesses will, despite every effort, be forced to close their business and declare bankruptcy. If these businesses had used the sales tax collected prior to closing their doors to sustain their business for a time, what will happen to that debt?

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Be Sure to File Your Sales Tax Returns – Even During COVID-19

In these unprecedented times of COVID-19, businesses large and small have been turned upside down. Paying taxes is likely one of the furthest things from the mind of most business owners, in spite of the fact that April 15th and April 20th tax deadlines are right around the corner.

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Tips for Planning for Your January Sales Tax Bill

We are headed into a very busy season for a lot of you! The ten biggest sales days of the year happen in November and December. Holiday shopping is one reason for the boost but even grocery retailers have a spike as everyone prepares for their special occasion meals, events, and gifts.

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