Multi-State – Amazon Steps Into Tax Collection With Service That Could Help States Collect Billions In Lost Revenue

CNBC by Eugene Kim November 15, 2017 Amazon is finally being forced to take a hands-on approach to tax collection. Next year the company will begin collecting sales tax for its third-party merchants in its home state of Washington, according to Continue reading Multi-State – Amazon Steps Into Tax Collection With Service That Could Help States Collect Billions In Lost Revenue

Multi-State – For Amazon Sellers, A Big Tax Bill Is Looming

cbsnews.com by Jonathan Berr MoneyWatch October 19, 2017 During a March trade show, Richard Cram of the Multistate Tax Commission (MTC) had some unwelcome news for a group of sellers who use Amazon’s (AMZN) e-commerce platform. Cram informed the sellers Continue reading Multi-State – For Amazon Sellers, A Big Tax Bill Is Looming

Multistate – MTC Online Marketplace Seller Voluntary Disclosure (24 State Initiative) August 17, 2017 through October 17, 2017

SALT Report 3914 – The MTC is sponsoring a prospective amnesty program targeting online marketplace sellers. The amnesty program will begin on Thursday, August 17, 2017 and will close October 17, 2017. The following 24 states have agreed to participate Continue reading Multistate – MTC Online Marketplace Seller Voluntary Disclosure (24 State Initiative) August 17, 2017 through October 17, 2017

Multi-State – State Sales Tax Equity Remains Unsolved Issue

Union-Bulletin.com Editorial Board August 20, 2017 The President’s tweets on the subject are off the mark, but nevertheless bring attention to the need for sales tax fairness. President Donald Trump has a point that Amazon and other online retailers should Continue reading Multi-State – State Sales Tax Equity Remains Unsolved Issue

South Carolina – Amazon Faces A Tax Fight That Could Change How Online Sellers Do Business

CNBC – TECH by Eugene Kim August 15, 2017 President Trump has repeatedly attacked Amazon and its CEO Jeff Bezos for dodging financial obligations, tweeting as recently as June that the company avoids “paying internet taxes.” While the president’s claims have remained Continue reading South Carolina – Amazon Faces A Tax Fight That Could Change How Online Sellers Do Business

Multi-State – States Eye Amnesty For Amazon Sellers

Accounting Today by Roger Russell August 8, 2017 With states looking to expand their sales tax reach to include remote sellers, accountants and tax professionals should advise any clients who engage in “marketplace sales” through Amazon or other online marketplaces Continue reading Multi-State – States Eye Amnesty For Amazon Sellers

Mississippi – Jackson Leader Says City Deserves Share Of Internet Sales Tax

by WAPT US July 7, 2017 Jackson City Councilman Ashby Foote said the capital city is getting ripped off on internet sales and believes the city should get its fair share. Foote is from Ward One and said the state Continue reading Mississippi – Jackson Leader Says City Deserves Share Of Internet Sales Tax

California – How Will Orange County Cities And Malls Confront “E-tail” Revolution As Revenues Decline?

Orange County Register by Margot Roosevelt July 23, 2017 Orange County, which has long positioned itself as an international shopping mecca, finds itself scrambling to cope with a dramatic upheaval in consumer spending habits. “Retail is not dead or dying,” Continue reading California – How Will Orange County Cities And Malls Confront “E-tail” Revolution As Revenues Decline?

Pennsylvania – Wayfair Collecting Sales Taxes Beginning May 1, 2017

According to a Pennsylvania Pressroom release dated May 24, 2017 – Wayfair, Inc. has agreed to collect and remit sales tax from shoppers who live in Pennsylvania beginning May 1, 2017. Wayfair is the 16th largest online retailer in the Continue reading Pennsylvania – Wayfair Collecting Sales Taxes Beginning May 1, 2017

Multi-State – Internet sales tax debate heats up

One News Now Monday, May 8, 2017 Chris Woodward United States senators are continuing the oftentimes heated debate over online sales tax for states – to pay, or not to pay? To address the ongoing issue, senators Mike Enzi (R-Wy.), Continue reading Multi-State – Internet sales tax debate heats up