MASSACHUSETTS – Mass. Will Collect Sales Taxes On Online Purchases

Online shoppers will start paying sales tax on more of their purchases. New rules go into effect Tuesday that require online retailers to collect Massachusetts’ 6.25% sales tax from customers. The new rules apply to online sellers and marketplaces — like Amazon or Continue reading MASSACHUSETTS – Mass. Will Collect Sales Taxes On Online Purchases

UTAH – Amazon Will Now Charge A Sales Tax When You Buy From A Third-Party Seller

Amazon is now automatically charging Utah customers sales tax if they buy from a third-party seller on the online retailer’s platform. Amazon has charged residents of the Beehive State both state and local sales tax on items purchased directly from Continue reading UTAH – Amazon Will Now Charge A Sales Tax When You Buy From A Third-Party Seller

Multi-State – Amazon Steps Into Tax Collection With Service That Could Help States Collect Billions In Lost Revenue

CNBC by Eugene Kim November 15, 2017 Amazon is finally being forced to take a hands-on approach to tax collection. Next year the company will begin collecting sales tax for its third-party merchants in its home state of Washington, according to Continue reading Multi-State – Amazon Steps Into Tax Collection With Service That Could Help States Collect Billions In Lost Revenue

South Carolina – Amazon Faces A Tax Fight That Could Change How Online Sellers Do Business

CNBC – TECH by Eugene Kim August 15, 2017 President Trump has repeatedly attacked Amazon and its CEO Jeff Bezos for dodging financial obligations, tweeting as recently as June that the company avoids “paying internet taxes.” While the president’s claims have remained Continue reading South Carolina – Amazon Faces A Tax Fight That Could Change How Online Sellers Do Business

West Virginia – Revised Technical Advisory Rulings

SALT Report 2966 – The West Virginia State Tax Department issued a Technical Assistance Advisory that revises the determinations issued to a taxpayer in Technical Assistance Advisory 99-002 and Technical Assistance Advisory 2005-02.  These advisories addressed the sales and use Continue reading West Virginia – Revised Technical Advisory Rulings