Arizona – State’s Messy Tax System Hampers Small Businesses Battling Online Retailers For Tax Fairness

PHOENIX – Arizona small business owners are fighting for sales tax equality with online retailers, similar to 39 other states trying to collect taxes on goods that consumers buy online. But experts said Arizona’s tax system complicates the situation. A bill Continue reading Arizona – State’s Messy Tax System Hampers Small Businesses Battling Online Retailers For Tax Fairness

Nebraska – Online Sales Tax Bill Among Those Sent To Ricketts For Signature

Nebraska will begin collecting sales tax from online retailers beginning April 1 if Gov. Pete Ricketts signs a bill sent to him Friday. Senators gave final approval to the bill (LB284) by Omaha Sen. John McCollister. Online sales tax revenue, Continue reading Nebraska – Online Sales Tax Bill Among Those Sent To Ricketts For Signature

Rhode Island – General Assembly Passes Bill to Collect Sales Taxes from Online Retailers

The Rhode Island General Assembly passed legislation to collect sales tax from online retailers.  The bill was introduced by Senator William Conley Jr.  “Out-of-state retailers should adhere to the state sales tax the same as every store on Main Street. Continue reading Rhode Island – General Assembly Passes Bill to Collect Sales Taxes from Online Retailers

Illinois – State Local Governments Want In On Tax Revenue From Online Sales

SPRINGFIELD — A U.S. Supreme Court decision last year allows states to collect sales taxes from online retailers, even if they don’t have a physical presence in the state. Now, Illinois cities and counties want in on that action, too. Continue reading Illinois – State Local Governments Want In On Tax Revenue From Online Sales

IDAHO – House Panel Approves Legislation To Collect Sales Tax On Online Retail

BOISE — Legislation to require online retailers to collect a 6 percent sales tax is one step closer to becoming law after gaining approval from the House Revenue and Taxation Committee.  The bill, sponsored by Majority Leader Mike Moyle, R-Star, Continue reading IDAHO – House Panel Approves Legislation To Collect Sales Tax On Online Retail

Texas – To Be Fair, Texas Needs To Collect Every Penny Of Online Sales Tax It Can

Online retailing is hardly cutting-edge anymore. In fact, it’s been cutting out traditional brick-and-mortar stores for some time when it’s not just taking them over the way Amazon absorbed Whole Foods. But the state of Texas still isn’t getting its Continue reading Texas – To Be Fair, Texas Needs To Collect Every Penny Of Online Sales Tax It Can

Nevada – Nevada To Collect Sales Tax For Online Purchases, October 1, 2018

Lawmakers on Thursday approved regulations that will allow Nevada to start collecting sales taxes from online retailers who sell to Nevada customers. Taxation Director Bill Anderson said Nevada is one of 32 states moving to collect those taxes in the Continue reading Nevada – Nevada To Collect Sales Tax For Online Purchases, October 1, 2018

Multi-State – States Plan For A Post-Wayfair World

accountingToday by Roger Russell May 15, 2018 On the heels of the Supreme Court hearing in Wayfair v. South Dakota, but before any decision has been made public, Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal got a jump on the court by quietly signing Continue reading Multi-State – States Plan For A Post-Wayfair World

Multistate – President Trump Tweets About Amazon”…Not A Level Playing Field”

President Trump “Only fools, or worse, are saying that our money losing Post Office makes money with Amazon. THEY LOSE A FORTUNE, and this will be changed. Also, our fully tax paying retailers are closing stores all over the country…not Continue reading Multistate – President Trump Tweets About Amazon”…Not A Level Playing Field”

Multi-State – Omnibus Not Expected To Include Online Sales Tax Bill

The Hill by Naomi Jagoda March 19, 2018 Online sales tax legislation is not expected to be included in the omnibus spending bill set for votes this week, lawmakers said Monday evening. “I don’t believe that’s in there,” House Majority Continue reading Multi-State – Omnibus Not Expected To Include Online Sales Tax Bill