Maryland – Amazon To Begin Collecting Sales Tax

SALT Report 3490 – Last year Amazon announced plans to open a 1 million square foot fulfillment center in Baltimore, creating over 1,000 full-time jobs for the city.  The fulfillment center also establishes a physical presence in the state which creates nexus and an obligation to collect Maryland sales tax.  Amazon will start to collect Maryland’s 6% sales tax on online orders beginning October 1, 2014.

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