Internet Taxes

New York News
4:30 pm
Mon December 2, 2013

Justices Won't Hear Appeal of NY Internet Taxation

The Supreme Court has refused to consider throwing out New York State's taxes on Internet purchases on websites like Amazon.com, a move that could change the way Internet commerce works.

The high court on Monday refused to hear appeals from Amazon.com LLC and Overstock.com Inc., in their fights against a state law that forces them to remit sales tax the same way in-state businesses do.

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North Country News
9:30 pm
Tue April 23, 2013

Proposal in Congress Could Mean $20m for Vermont

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Proposals being considered by Congress to require internet retailers to charge state sales taxes could mean $20 million a year in revenue for the state of Vermont.

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