The Amazon Tax Law: This is Going to Suck – Infographic

August 23, 2011 6:50 pm Technology

Without action on the federal level, states have taken it into their own hands to pass laws that mandate sales tax be paid on purchases from all state residents – regardless of whether they made the purchase online or in their home state. This type of law that states are enacting has been dubbed the “Amazon Tax” because, as the largest online retailer, Amazon.com takes the brunt of the blame for all online retailers that do not collect state sales tax.

[Via: FIFTH GEAR Fulfillment Services]





  • Group seeks Amazon boycott over sales tax fight (sfgate.com)