FBA Sellers

Amazon to collect tax for marketplace sellers in Washington starting Jan. 1, 2018

Amazon has told its marketplace sellers that it will start collecting Washington sales tax on Jan. 1, 2018.

South Carolina says Amazon should collect tax on third-party sales, hold money in trust

South Carolina says Amazon is liable for tax on its marketplace sales. Amazon disagrees. While the case is in litigation, South Carolina wants Amazon to collect the tax and hold it in trust.

FBA sales tax amnesty ends November 1

A tax amnesty program for online marketplace sellers that began Aug. 17, 2017, concludes today, November 1, 2017.

Online marketplace seller tax amnesty deadline extended

The application period for the online marketplace seller voluntary disclosure initiative has been extended. It will now close Nov. 1, 2017.

Who should collect tax on marketplace sales?

The question of who should collect the tax on marketplace transactions is deeply divisive. Some argue the marketplace providers are liable, others say the tax should be collected by marketplace sellers themselves.

MTC considers extending online marketplace seller tax amnesty program

On Oct. 11, the Nexus Committee of the Multistate Tax Commission will meet to discuss the possibility of extending the online marketplace seller tax amnesty program. The application period is currently set to close Oct. 17.

Massachusetts wants Amazon to identify marketplace sellers

Massachusetts is boldly going where few states have gone before: after Amazon marketplace sellers. Its mission: increase tax collections from internet sales.

Halfway through FBA tax amnesty – what you need to know in remaining 30 days

With just a few weeks left before the conclusion of the marketplace seller tax amnesty program, sellers have little time to weigh their options. You can find more information about the program here.

South Carolina goes after Amazon marketplace sales tax revenue

Marketplace sales have largely flown under the radar of state tax authorities. However, a small but growing number of states are now looking to tax them. The most recent, and most surprising, is South Carolina.

The 3 secrets for managing your Amazon inventory

Every good Amazon merchant knows that customers drive their inventory levels. Great Amazon merchants know the right strategies to engage with to better predict that demand.


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