Massachusetts – Online Sales Tax Moving Toward Lawsuit

June 6, 2017 Aaron Nicodemus Bloomberg BNA “A trade group that represents e-retailers like eBay Inc. and PayPal Inc. plans to sue Massachusetts to stop a plan to collect sales taxes from out-of-state online retailers. NetChoice, a trade group based Continue reading Massachusetts – Online Sales Tax Moving Toward Lawsuit

Oklahoma –Sales And Use Tax Notification Law Passed May 17, 2016 House Bill 2531

SALT Report 3806 – The state of Oklahoma recently passed (May 17, 2016) House Bill 2531 known as the Retail Protection Act.  The Act will require online retailers (with no physical presence) to either register and collect use tax OR Continue reading Oklahoma –Sales And Use Tax Notification Law Passed May 17, 2016 House Bill 2531

Illinois –Amazon And Other Online Retailers To Begin Sales Tax Collections February 1, 2105

Salt Report 3552–February 1, 2015 marks the beginning (again) of the online sales and use tax collection requirement in Illinois.  Amazon and other ecommerce merchants will now be required to collect and remit 6.25% state tax under the new “e-fairness” Continue reading Illinois –Amazon And Other Online Retailers To Begin Sales Tax Collections February 1, 2105

Michigan – Internet Sales Tax Bill Approved

SALT Report 3536 – On Thursday the Senate passed a pair of bills which require internet retailers to collect Michigan’s 6% sales tax.  Only online retailers with a physical presence have been required to collect the sales tax, but now Continue reading Michigan – Internet Sales Tax Bill Approved

New York – U.S. Supreme Court Asked to Review Click-Through Nexus Provisions

SALT Report 2934 – On August 23 & 26, 2013 both Overstock.com and Amzon.com filed a petition with the U.S. Supreme Court asking them to review a ruling by the New York Court of Appeals.  The ruling in question held Continue reading New York – U.S. Supreme Court Asked to Review Click-Through Nexus Provisions

Colorado – Injunction Regarding Reporting Requirements for Out-of-State Retailers Lifted

SALT Report 2900 – On August 20, 2013 the U.S. District Court of Appeals-10th Circuit ruled that a lower federal court overstepped its jurisdiction last year when it declared as unconstitutional, and issued a permanent injunction against, the enforcement of a Continue reading Colorado – Injunction Regarding Reporting Requirements for Out-of-State Retailers Lifted

Multistate – Senate to Vote on Marketplace Fairness Act Today

SALT Report 2442 – Early this evening, the U.S. Senate will vote on the Marketplace Fairness Act, the Bill that would require online retailers to collect sales tax in every state that they ship goods into. Currently, the legislation appears Continue reading Multistate – Senate to Vote on Marketplace Fairness Act Today