Open Source Discovery featured in 2014 FTA Technology Conference

LTAS Technologies co-presented a topic “1099K and E-commerce Discovery : Not a Slam Dunk!” at the 2014 FTA Technology Conference in Portland, Oregon earlier this month. Minnesota Revenue presented the government perspective on how both open source and 1099K data compliment each other to bring you a complete picture of a taxpayer. LTAS was on…mm

Hawaii fights Expedia, Orbitz, etc. in tax non-compliance

The State of Hawaii Department of Taxation wins a $150M ruling in its favour to collect taxes owing from a consortium of online travel booking agencies led by Expedia, and Travelocity.  Hawaii has on its state tax books a General Excise Tax (GET) of 4% where a business must pay for the privilege of doing…mm

Revenue enhancement using Harmari TaxCrawler

The phrase “revenue enhancement” is used by municipalities to describe the process of auditing existing businesses to find potential tax liabilities and collect on them.  Some part of the phrase also implies looking for businesses that are not filing their business taxes to the municipality at all, yet still conducting business within the city.  This…mm

TaxCrawler

The TaxCrawler product is a lead generation engine that presents refined and validated tax cases in Excel format as shown below.  It contains critical information on each lead for further analysis and background checking by a tax discovery auditor to increase revenues for the city, municipality or state.   TaxCrawler can be used for: finding missing…mm

Unlicensed Business Audit Lead Generation

A modernized online lead generation database of businesses, restaurants and services is now available to you.  The Harmari Business Reports scours popular websites like Yelp, ServiceMagic and Facebook to identify pages where these businesses advertise, and are  excellent, high quality leads focused on the needs of your municipality or state Automatically locates businesses both within…mm

Vacation Rental Tax Leads

Municipalities seek to bridge the tax gap by ensuring that property owners who provide short-term vacation rentals are paying their registration and rental tax obligations.  Short term vacation rental (STR) sites such as VRBO, HomeAway, AirBnB and others make it easy for property owners to advertise their short term rental (less than 30 days) to…mm

Harmari Doorman for Tax Revenue Estimation

Restaurants, bars and night clubs do not have a good history of tax compliance. Furthermore, software tools such as zappers make it easy to make sales transactions disappear. But now you can have independent revenue estimates using social media metrics, and business background information integrated into one user-friendly report.  Reduce your audit department`s need for…mm