sales tax

  1. DooKey

    Supreme Court Rules States Can Force Online Retailers to Collect Sales Tax

    In a 5-4 decision the Supreme Court has reversed a 1992 precedent that barred states from collecting sales taxes for online sales out of state. This means online retailers are now on equal footing with their brick and mortar brethren and will most likely be compelled to pay state sales tax...
  2. DooKey

    Newegg Will Begin Collecting Connecticut State Sales Tax in July

    Back in February we reported to you that Connecticut made a deal with Newegg to get customer purchase information so they could send state tax bills to Connecticut residents that purchased from Newegg in the past several years. Newegg has now agreed to collect sales tax on purchases from...
  3. DooKey

    States Go After Amazon Third-Party Sellers

    It was only a matter of time the states went after third-party sellers on Amazon after they finally got Amazon to pay sales tax to the 45 states that have one. A group of state tax authorities, the Multistate Tax Commission, is trying to nudge Amazon’s sellers to start paying up. They’ve set up...