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NOMAD States Balk at Online Sales Tax

The Wayfair ruling earlier this year opened the door to states to require out-of-state sellers to collect and remit the sales tax due.  However, there has been backlash from states that don't have a state level sales tax - the so called NOMAD states...

Bipartisan Bill Seeks To Slow States' Ability To Collect Sales Tax From Online Retailers

A bill introduced by Congress will seek to put the brakes on the ability of states to require remote sellers to collect sales tax on transactions completed through the internet.  The bill is in response to the June Supreme Court ruling that requires...

Oklahoma Sales Tax Bill Makes Way Through House

The Oklahoma House of Representatives approved a last-minute measure earlier this month that would require third-party retailers conducting business online to collect sales tax when selling their wares to Oklahoma residents.

Oklahoma special session...

New Hampshire Pushes Back Against Proposed Online Sales Tax Expansion

Both the House and Senate for the state of New Hampshire stand in allegiance against the proposed expansion of online sales tax.  The matter is set to be heard by the U.S. Supreme Court later this month.

Chris Sununu, Governor of New Hampshire, and...

Toys "R" Us Closing Stores Amidst Competition from Amazon

From coast to coast, momentum continues to build for the required collection of sales taxes by online retailers, as the unfair advantage such firms hold over brick-and-mortar outlets becomes more and more clear.  In Boise this week, a sales tax bill...

Iowa Plans to Tackle Online Sales Tax Collections

After the US Congress successfully passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which was signed into law by President Trump in December, the Iowa Legislature will begin work on state tax reform.  One of the major issues that will be discussed is sales tax on ...

Noem and Jackley Look to Solve Online Sales Tax Problem

United States Representative Kristi Noem is working to pass a bill that would require online sellers to collect sales tax. Noem said she received a commitment from President Donald Trump in a recent meeting that also included Vice President Mike...