Internet sales tax


7 Out of 10 Shoppers Support Internet Sales Tax

According to a national poll released by the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), 7 out of 10 Americans are in favor of federal legislation that would require online retailers to coll...Continued

Should You Collect New Jersey Sales Tax?

Out-of-state sellers who make taxable sales of tangible personal property, specified digital products, and taxable services in New Jersey are considered to be soliciting business in New Jersey if ...Continued

The Future of Internet Sales Tax and Internet Tax Freedom

The Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013, which passed the Senate last year but has languished in the House, would allow states meeting certain requirements to impose a sales tax obligation on certain...Continued

Should Internet Tax Freedom Be Linked to Internet Sales Tax?

Last updated 9.30.2015: Congress approved by voice vote the Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act on July 15, 2014. The bill was received in the Senate the next day. The bill died. The House Judic...Continued

The Comeback Kid: Illinois Amazon Tax Law

Update 01.23.2014: The amendment to the use tax act went into effect January 1, 2015, and Amazon will begin collecting tax on Illinois sales February 1, 2015. In July 2011, Illinois enacted the...Continued

Online Sales Growing, Online Sales Tax Expanding

Online sales are still on the rise, according to a recently released forecast from Forrester Research, Inc. Revenue from online sellers accounted for 8% of all U.S. retail sales in 2013, or $263 b...Continued

Vermont Use Tax Compliance on the Rise

The 45 states with a sales tax all have a corresponding use tax, and taxpayers are required to remit use tax on taxable goods and services if sales tax wasn’t collected by the seller at the point ...Continued

24 States with Click-Through Nexus Policies

45 states and the District of Columbia have sales tax, and more than half of these jurisdictions have some sort of click-through nexus policy. A click-through nexus policy requires sales and us...Continued

Will Indiana Enact Amazon Tax Law?

Online retail giant Amazon.com began collecting online sales tax legislation less than two weeks later? Indiana Senate Bill 269, introduced in January 2014, seeks to add “to the definition of a...Continued

Amazon’s Fulfillment Center Expansion: Sales Tax Side Effects

In 2013, Amazon.com announced plans to build nine new fulfillment centers across the United States. Earlier this month, the company revealed it will build a fourth fulfillment center in its home s...Continued