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How will the Supreme Court sales tax ruling affect accountants?

How will the Supreme Court sales tax ruling affect accountants?

The U.S. Supreme Court decision expanding nexus to out-of-state online retailers continued to dominate the accounting news this week; analytics company Domo went public as watchdog warns 'stay away from this IPO'; LeaseAccelerator raised $30M in funding for lease accounting software; how Walmart is leading an effort to track its grocery supply chain using blockchain technology; and more

Supreme Court sales tax ruling is a windfall for Avalara

Supreme Court sales tax ruling is a windfall for Avalara

The big news this week is that the U.S. Supreme Court has issued a decision rewriting the rules on sales tax for online retailers. Now states can collect sales tax on orders shipped to their state, even if the retailer has no physical presence in that state. For details and analysis, take a listen to the latest episode of the Cloud Accounting Podcast.

What's New with NetSuite from SuiteWorld 2018

What's New with NetSuite from SuiteWorld 2018

I’m back today from SuiteWorld 2018 in Las Vegas. For those who couldn’t make it to SuiteWorld (or those who skipped the keynote to sleep in), I’ve summarized my key takeaways regarding new NetSuite products and future releases. 

David Leary's Got a Theory

David Leary's Got a Theory

Talking accounting tech with David Leary on the podcast, the White House struggles to mute a conference call, 61 ways to get more clients, why client service isn't as important as you think, the road from controller to CFO is becoming less travelled, 50% of accountants have no idea what blockchain is, and more

A First Look at Xero Projects

A First Look at Xero Projects

Sage buys Intacct for $850M, what that means for the accounting technology market, how to add decision support services to your firm, Capital One integrates with Xero for credit card fees, automating invoicing and collection with QuickBooks Online, and more

Deloitte Is Getting Into Client Accounting Services for SMBs

Deloitte Is Getting Into Client Accounting Services for SMBs

Deloitte is getting into client accounting services for SMBs, Billcom partners with Chase, Fathom enables customized reports, Expensify vs. Receipt Bank, an interview with Acuity's CEO Kenji Kuramoto, and more.

Not Even Remotely Possible

Not Even Remotely Possible

On value pricing bill pay services, how voice-based AI could become the primary way we interact with computers, the golden rule for accounting firms in a subscription-based economy, the difference between remote work and office based teams, email contact info for every state sales tax department, and more

FloQast and Hubdoc Raise Millions 💰

FloQast and Hubdoc Raise Millions 💰

I was pleased to read that two apps in my cloud accounting tool box raised VC money this past week: FloQast ($25 million) and Hubdoc (for $5 million). Investors are betting on the success of cloud accounting, and that’s good news for users!

Can't Stop This Remote Work Feeling

Can't Stop This Remote Work Feeling

Why remote work can't be stopped, National Australia Bank invests in Wave Accounting, AvidXchange raises $300 million to help eliminate paper checks, what Millennial-led businesses want from accounting firms, how to charge existing clients more, how to move to fixed fees, how to be a great boss, and more

Cloud Accounting Weekly #28

Cloud Accounting Weekly #28

What self-driving trucks have to do with accounting & tax, MinuteDock is the Xero ecosystem partner of the month, the taxability of candy by state, Gusto's new ad campaign, Chris Hooper on the Abacus podcast, and more