Michigan – House OKs taxes on out-of-state online retailers

LANSING (AP) — Many out-of-state websites that facilitate online sales in Michigan would have to collect and remit the 6 percent sales tax under legislation approved unanimously Wednesday by the state House. The bills, which were referred to the Senate Continue reading Michigan – House OKs taxes on out-of-state online retailers

Illinois – Residents Can Expect To Pay Higher Taxes When Shopping Amazon And Etsy Next Year. Here’s Why.

Shopping online would get more expensive for Illinois residents under a new measure passed by the state’s General Assembly that changes the way online sales are taxed. The changes would require online marketplaces, like Etsy and eBay, to collect state Continue reading Illinois – Residents Can Expect To Pay Higher Taxes When Shopping Amazon And Etsy Next Year. Here’s Why.

Multi-State – Etsy Adds To List Of States For Which It Collects Sales Tax

Etsy has added to the list of states for which it collects sales tax under Marketplace Facilitator laws. For Etsy-only sellers, such laws can simplify compliance issues, but for multi-channel sellers, such laws add yet another wrinkle to the herculean Continue reading Multi-State – Etsy Adds To List Of States For Which It Collects Sales Tax

Multistate – EBay earnings: Supreme Court sales tax decision is just one of a few headwinds

Market Watch Published: July 18, 2018 12:49 p.m. ET EBay is facing a number of headwinds, including the recent Supreme Court decision on state sales tax Ebay Inc. is scheduled to report second-quarter earnings on Wednesday after the closing bell Continue reading Multistate – EBay earnings: Supreme Court sales tax decision is just one of a few headwinds

Multistate – Online Commerce – Etsy Responds to U.S. Supreme Court Decision

Etsy responds to the Wayfair decision articulating their concerns on behalf of their “microbusiness” sellers who could potentially face significant challenges of tax collection obligations across multiple states. “Across Etsy’s platform, 87% of sellers are women, and 97% work from Continue reading Multistate – Online Commerce – Etsy Responds to U.S. Supreme Court Decision

New York – NY Online marketplace sales tax pits retailers against Etsy, eBay

Crain’s New York Business March 12, 2017 12:01 a.m. The proposed New York state tax would treat e-tailers the same as auction houses and consignment shops. Normally a state budget proposal to increase sales tax collection would be the kind Continue reading New York – NY Online marketplace sales tax pits retailers against Etsy, eBay