General and Miscellaneous

1:   What is the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement?    ANSWER

2:   Why was the Streamlined Sales Tax created?   ANSWER

3:   How many states have passed legislation conforming to the Agreement?  ANSWER

4:
   How does the Agreement simplify sales tax administration?   ANSWER

5:   Why must there be a federal solution?   ANSWER

6:   What are "remote sellers"?   ANSWER

7:   Are the states trying to tax the Internet?   ANSWER

8:  How does technology ease the tax collection burden?   ANSWER

9:  How do uniform definitions reduce business administrative expenses?   ANSWER

10:  How do rate and boundary databases reduce business administrative expenses?  ANSWER

11:  How does state level tax administration reduce business administrative expenses?  ANSWER

12:  How do uniform audit procedures reduce business administrative expenses?  ANSWER

13:  How does rate simplification reduce business administrative expenses?  ANSWER

14:  How does uniform exemption administration reduce business administrative expenses?   ANSWER

15:  How does state funding reduce business administrative expenses?  ANSWER

16:  How do uniform sourcing rules reduce business administrative expenses?  ANSWER

17:  What is the purpose of the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement? ANSWER

18:
  Where can I find a copy of the Agreement?  ANSWER    

19:
  What is a Member State?  ANSWER 

20:
  What is an Associate Member State?  ANSWER