State taxes charged on veterinary sales and services
summary of state laws on sales taxes charged for veterinary services and products
State & local practice and business issues
Find information on state laws related to veterinary practice and business, from patient records and taxes, to CE requirements and loan repayment.
IRS Regulations on Taxing Medical Devices FAQ
IRS released new regulations on taxing medical devices in December, 2012. Learn how they affect veterinarians and veterinary practices.
Exploring Veterinary Economics
Understand the economic issues facing veterinarians and veterinary medicine with this series of articles by AVMA Veterinary Economics Division staff.
Small Business Laws
As small business owners, veterinarians are impacted by a variety of federal and state laws. What are those laws, and what is AVMA doing to help?
AVMA Economics on dvm360
Articles written by AVMA Veterinary Economics Division staff for publication on DVM360
Role of Veterinary Practices in Reducing Debt-to-Income Ratio for Veterinary Graduates
Growth in the debt-to-income ratio (DIR) of veterinary graduates must be reduced to ensure the sustainability of the veterinary profession.
Advocating for small business
The AVMA supports a business environment that allows veterinarians to thrive in rewarding and financially sustainable careers. We advocate for…
Business laws and regulations
Understand the laws that govern your veterinary practice. They can include small business laws, tax requirements, liens, loan repayment, and more.
COVID-19 social tools
Help share trustworthy information about COVID-19 and its effects on pets and the veterinary profession. Download these social media images, and share…
Communicating with veterinary teams and clients
Good communication during times of high stress is critical. Use these tools to be a trusted source of information for your veterinary team and…
COVID-19: Communication creates business success
Having a strong line of communication with animal owners during and after the pandemic is critical.
COVID-19: Contract obligations, vendor payment, and renegotiation
Working with vendors and landlords to renegotiate contracts or defer payments can buy a veterinary practice time to get through the emergency.
Maintaining cash flow during COVID-19
Learn innovative strategies your veterinary practice can implement to maintain cashflow during the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19: Drug and medical supply impacts
Learn about the impacts of COVID-19 on veterinary drugs and medical supplies.
COVID-19 business strategy and economic impact
Learn how COVID-19 has impacted veterinary practices and economics, and find resources to help your business during the pandemic.
COVID-19: Tax provisions for veterinary small businesses
Learn about COVID-19 tax provisions for veterinary small business.
COVID-19: New paid leave requirements
Learn about paid leave requirements manded under COVID-19 legislation.
Interactive maps: COVID-19 and the veterinary profession
The following maps present different lenses to view the COVID-19 outbreak and its impact on veterinary medicine and veterinary professionals. They’re…
COVID-19 impact on veterinary practices
Veterinary practices have pivoted quickly under COVID-19 to ensure patients continue receiving essential veterinary care while enacting new safety…