Illinois – Chicago Collects $2 Million ‘Netflix Tax” To Bolster City Coffers, Other Cities And States Could Follow

The city of Chicago has become a pioneer in collecting tax revenue from digital entertainment like streaming videos and gaming. The “Netflix tax,” as it is called, is a 9 percent sales levy on streaming entertainment that has already brought Continue reading Illinois – Chicago Collects $2 Million ‘Netflix Tax” To Bolster City Coffers, Other Cities And States Could Follow

Illinois – Chicago Becomes 1st City To Collect ‘Netflix Tax’

Four years ago, Chicago imposed a 9% tax on streaming entertainment services, leading to a flurry of lawsuits. Now, the city has collected $2 million in sales tax from Sony and two online ticketing services, making it the first major Continue reading Illinois – Chicago Becomes 1st City To Collect ‘Netflix Tax’

Arizona – Netflix Suing Arizona Over Tax

Media streaming giant Netflix is suing Arizona over a tax placed on its services. The question, according to the Arizona Capitol Times, revolves around the Arizona Department of Revenue’s decision to place a transaction privilege tax, better known as a sales Continue reading Arizona – Netflix Suing Arizona Over Tax

Multi-State – Taxes Make Netflix, Spotify Victims Of Their Own Success

American Institute For Economic Research (AIER) by Chloe Anagnos December 1, 2017 Americans may soon find it more expensive to binge watch their favorite television shows and listen to their favorite music on Internet streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, and Continue reading Multi-State – Taxes Make Netflix, Spotify Victims Of Their Own Success