Selling online - Tax advice needed

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aprilfcm
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29 Dec 08 01:42:30 am
Hey Everybody!
I am extremely new here, first of all, and I intend to start out selling items online using the dropshipping method. I have read several of the entries about all the methods of selling and I feel that this method best for me.
My question is about sales taxes. I have been advised by some sites that I need to set up sales taxes for every zone I intend to ship to. Is this correct? I live in Alabama and I plan to start by only shipping within the Continental U.S. only. Then later, once I get more aquainted I will expand into other areas. If anyone can help me out here I would really appreciate it. I want to get as much right as possible to start with so that I will have fewer problems, especially costly ones, in the future.
And I have to say that I have been so very pleased with the customer support from the Salehoo staff. They have answered my emails so much more quickly than I ever could have expected. I am really glad that I chose to sign up with Salehoo!
Thanks again!
April

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richelle_salehoo
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29 Dec 08 05:32:18 am
Hi April,

Welcome to SaleHoo! Have you tried reading the posts in the education section of SaleHoo? If not yet, please visit this link:

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It should have pretty much all the information you need to start you business.

Good luck! And We wish you all the success! :)


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aprilfcm
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31 Dec 08 10:04:41 am
Thanks! No, I haven't saw that one yet. Still exploring. I will read that next. Thanks for your help.

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