It is important to make sure your sales and use tax practices are in compliance. There can be penalties if you do not collect and report sales tax as well as if you do not pay sales tax on out-of-state items that you purchase. If you are audited and it is discovered that you have not paid appropriate sales tax, there is no statute of limitations on how far back the state can go to collect the unpaid taxes. You must also report out-of-state purchases to avoid penalties and interest payments on your purchases. Alan Douglas can help explain your sales and use tax responsibilities to make sure you are in compliance.