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California passes Amazon tax law effective July 1st

California passes Amazon tax law effective July 1st

California passed affiliate nexus tax legislation yesterday (AB 153, AB 155 and SB 234).  Effective July 1st, the new rule requires out of state retailers to collect sales tax on purchases made over the internet by their California click-through customers.  California is the largest state to pass such legislation and now joins several other states … Read More

July Sales & Use Tax  Rate Changes

July Sales & Use Tax Rate Changes

There are quite a few changes as we have reached the halfway point of 2011. Below you can reference a selection of the changes taking effect as of Q3 2011: New Levies Georgia: Towns County Special Purpose 1.0% Illinois: Byron 1.0% (sales tax only); Carmi 0.75% (sales tax only); Cherry Valley 1.0% (sales tax only); Fulton … Read More