Online Shopping Will Soon Become More Expensive
Posted On June 21, 2018
Supreme Court Rules States Can Require Internet Tax Collection
Today, 6/21/18, the U.S. Supreme Court freed states and local governments to start collecting billions of dollars in sales taxes from internet retailers that don’t currently charge tax to their customers.
The 5-4 vote overturned a 1992 ruling that had made much of the internet a tax-free zone. That decision had shielded retailers, that didn’t have a physical presence in a state, from tax-collection.
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