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Amazon Sales Tax

It’s no longer breaking news, but we’re still getting a lot of questions about what to do as an Amazon FBA seller regarding sales tax in light of the recent changes in Washington. So in order to provide the most accurate response possible, we looked at what Amazon is saying about the issue as well…

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Key Mistakes Small Business Startups Make and Why Profitwise Accountants in San Diego Can Help

We work with a large assortment of small businesses and startups here in the San Diego, California area. Many companies that are just getting started, whether they are investor funded or bootstrapping it, might not recognize the various accounting needs that a startup has. We specialize in the tax and business consultation of new companies.…

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Thinking of selling your products cross – border? Read these 5 Tips to avoid common pitfalls.

Selling your products outside the U.S. has never been easier but there are some common pitfalls that can trip you up if you aren’t prepared. Are you thinking of selling your products outside the U.S? If you are like most small business owners, it’s likely there will be more to it than you think. Many…

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Selling digital products and services overseas? What you need to know about new VAT rules

New VAT (value added tax) rules effective January 1 increase compliance burden posing significant challenge for small and medium size businesses. As a CPA who helps many clients with their ecommerce accounting, one area that I focus on is the ever increasing complexity of sales and use taxes. If you are a small business selling…

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Interview on Biggest Tax Mistakes with Dave Heistein

Jennifer Ellis of Life-Enlightenment.com interviews Dave Heistein, managing partner of Profitwise Accounting about the biggest tax mistakes he sees business owners make and how to avoid them. During this short interview Dave covers pitfalls and strategies related to: Choice of Entity Retirement Plans Family Payroll Audit Proofing To listen to this informative and fast paced…

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Certified Tax Coach Shares ‘How to Millionaire Tactics’ with New Bestselling Book “Tax Breaks of the Rich and Famous”

Dave Heistein, Certified Tax Coach and renowned tax and business consultant, shares the best kept financial secrets with new bestselling book “Tax Breaks of the Rich and Famous.” Collaborating with top tax experts, the book shares surprising write-off strategies most business owners miss. Tax expert and Certified Tax Coach, Dave Heistein, is sharing the secret…

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Tax Refund Fraud Alert

Thieves have come up with a new scam and tax payers need to be aware and be on their guard. The newest scam is tax refund fraud where your personal data is stolen. Tips for safeguarding your identity are provided.

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e-tailer Alert. Marketplace Fairness Act Reintroduced

FAQ on the Marketplace Fairness Act and issues specific to affiliates and Amazon FBA sellers.

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eCommerce Business Outlook: What you need to know about the Marketplace Fairness Act, Nexus and the Amazon laws

Marketplace Fairness Act As we enter 2013 with a rejuvenated and hopefully more productive Congress, there are rumblings that the Marketplace Fairness Act (or a new version with a new title) will be introduced soon. If you’ve been involved in interstate eCommerce for any length of time you are probably familiar with the issues surrounding…

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Heistein earns Certified Tax Coach Designation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE San Diego Tax Planner Earns Certified Tax Coach Designation San Diego, California – June 29 2012 Dave Heistein announced today that he is one of just 100 tax professionals who has completed the American Institute for Certified Tax Coaches’ training academy leading to the Certified Tax Coach designation. “Taxpayers who really want…

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