Multistate – Why Trump’s online store collects sales tax in three states — while Amazon does for 45 states

www.washingtonpost.com By Abha Bhattarai April 9 President Trump has repeatedly taken to Twitter to attack online retailer Amazon.com for paying “little or no taxes” to state and local governments and has called for changes in current laws to require retailers to collect sales tax in Continue reading Multistate – Why Trump’s online store collects sales tax in three states — while Amazon does for 45 states

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 – White House Signals Commitment To Push For Expanded Online Sales Tax Collections

The Hill by Naomi Jagoda March 20, 2018 The Trump administration is asking the Supreme Court to let it participate in oral arguments in an online sales tax case being heard next month, signaling the White House’s commitment to pushing Continue reading Multi-State – White House Signals Commitment To Push For Expanded Online Sales Tax Collections

Multi-State – Solicitor General Asserts That States Can Require Online Vendors To Collect And Remit Sales/Use Tax On Online Retail Sales

Squire Patton Boggs The Public Finance Tax Blog by Joes Swearingen March 19, 2018 In January, the Supreme Court granted a writ of certiorari in the case of South Dakota v. Wayfair (discussed here).  Wayfair, which will be argued before the Court on April Continue reading Multi-State – Solicitor General Asserts That States Can Require Online Vendors To Collect And Remit Sales/Use Tax On Online Retail Sales

Multistate -US Supreme Court To Hear South Dakota v. Wayfair

SALT Report 2018-4 The US Supreme Court will be hearing oral arguments one month from today on April 17, 2018. This case merits attention from all business and consumers as the force of this decision has the potential to open Continue reading Multistate -US Supreme Court To Hear South Dakota v. Wayfair

Multistate – Should The US Supreme Court Abrogate Quill?

SALT Report 2108-2 On January 12, 2018, the US Supreme Court granted certiorari to the state of South Dakota (Wayfair v South Dakota) in their challenge against the longstanding (or barely standing) physical presence, sales and use tax standard set Continue reading Multistate – Should The US Supreme Court Abrogate Quill?

Online sales tax debate up to Supreme Court

By Christian M. Wade Statehouse Reporter “The problem with the physical presence rule is that it was first conceived of in 1967, two years before the moon landing and decades before the first retail transaction occurred over the Internet,” the Continue reading Online sales tax debate up to Supreme Court

Supreme Court to Consider Internet Sales Tax Collection

Fox Business By Brent Kendall and Richard Rubin Published January 12, 2018 “The Supreme Court on Friday said it would consider whether states can broadly require online retailers to collect sales taxes even if they lack a physical presence in the state, Continue reading Supreme Court to Consider Internet Sales Tax Collection

Supreme Court to hear online sales tax case

The HIll BY NAOMI JAGODA – 01/12/18 03:42 PM EST “In agreeing to hear the case, South Dakota v. Wayfair, the court will revisit a 1992 decision in which it ruled that states could only require remote sellers to collect their sales taxes Continue reading Supreme Court to hear online sales tax case

Multi-State – Supreme Court Should Allow Congress To Finish It’s Job On The Remote Sales Tax

Congressman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) Press Release Today, Congressman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.), Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, filed an amicus brief asking the Supreme Court to deny review of the case of South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc. Proponents of review seek a Continue reading Multi-State – Supreme Court Should Allow Congress To Finish It’s Job On The Remote Sales Tax