traveling salesperson

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traveling salesperson

n.
A person who travels in a given territory to solicit business orders or sell merchandise.
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* Statutory employees include certain agent-drivers or commission-drivers, full-time insurance salespersons, certain home workers, and certain traveling salespersons that sell to business customers.
"Solicitation" includes activities such as advertising or the use of traveling salespersons.
It may be prudent for sellers with out-of-state activities to review their nexus status in other states, particularly if such sellers use traveling salespersons, rent property, maintain inventories or engage in post-sale activities in the destination states.