There’s a lot more to running a business than meets the eye. Is your business registered with the Missouri Department of Revenue for all applicable tax types? What about other states where you sell tangible personal property or taxable services? Do you have internet sales in states outside Missouri? If so, you may have additional tax liabilities.
Bernie Ottenlips, CMI, is a principal in the Brown Smith Wallace tax practice. He provides a full range of state and local tax services, including compliance, consulting and planning on U.S. indirect taxes and global location and expansion. Before joining Brown Smith Wallace, Bernie managed the St. Louis Indirect Tax practice at PwC and served as a Supervising Auditor of Corporate Income Tax for the Missouri Department of Revenue.