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Kansas:  Taxability of Digital Content for Use in an Online Video Game

Kansas: Taxability of Digital Content for Use in an Online Video Game

On June 16, 2011, the Kansas Department of Revenue issued a private letter ruling, P-2011-004, regarding whether certain digital products were subject to sales and use tax. The first issue addressed was the taxability of digital content purchased for use in an online video games.  The taxpayer sells access codes to individual customers that allows … Read More

Amazon is taking its fight to the people of California, not the courts, to overturn new click-through nexus

Amazon is taking its fight to the people of California, not the courts, to overturn new click-through nexus

Amazon wants California voters to strike down the new click-through nexus law. Amazon filed a petition to get a measure on the California ballot to ask voters to repeal the new rule that requires all companies with in-state affiliates to collect sales tax.  The company has until September to gather 504,760 signatures to qualify the … Read More