While precise sales tax rate calculation and collection are among the first steps to properly managing tax compliance, that’s hardly where it ends. You must also remit payments to the proper taxing jurisdiction—a task that can be just as complicated and time-consuming.
Between reconciling tax amounts across your systems, and juggling multiple deadlines and forms for each state, filing sales tax returns can be arduous. If you want to become more autonomous and efficient when filing your sales tax returns, check out our upcoming webinar on tackling the 4 common challenges businesses face with this task.
As Vice President of Compliance Services, Nichol MacDonald leads Avalara’s Managed Returns Services across sales & use, lodging, beverage alcohol, and telecommunications tax verticals. Most recently, she completed her executive certification in Blockchain for Business through Columbia University.
Nichol has been with Avalara for 5+ years and is based out of Raleigh/Durham, N.C. Prior to joining Avalara, Nichol was a partner at Blackwell & Boyd Wealth Management after leading in a variety of finance and operations roles at Symantec.