There’s never been a better time to begin selling to online shoppers worldwide or to bolster an existing cross-border e-commerce program. The coronavirus pandemic dramatically increased online shopping worldwide, with retail e-commerce sales surging 27.6% in 2020 over 2019.
While there’s endless growth potential when selling internationally, it can trigger new compliance challenges like assigning Harmonized System (HS) codes, calculating import taxes, and understanding duties and tariffs. But don’t let these issues keep you from seizing your opportunity. Join our upcoming webinar to learn the ins and outs of international tax compliance so you can conquer cross-border compliance and grow into new markets.
Craig Reed leads the development and growth of Avalara’s cross-border and global trade business as Senior Vice President of Global Trade. Craig came to Avalara through the acquisition of his company, TradeStream Technologies, which was a company focused on building next-generation automated product classification and landed cost software systems for cross-border e-commerce.