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California BOE Moving Forward with Enforcement of Affiliate Nexus Tax

California BOE Moving Forward with Enforcement of Affiliate Nexus Tax

The California Board of Equalization (BOE) voted 3-2 to move forward with implementation of ABx1 28, an affiliate nexus tax bill, despite the fact that the California Attorney General  has given online retailers permission to begin collecting signatures for a ballot initiative that would overturn the nexus law. At the meeting, the BOE ordered staff … Read More

District of Columbia Wants Remote Sellers to Collect Sales Tax

District of Columbia Wants Remote Sellers to Collect Sales Tax

The District of Columbia recently passed tax legislation – D.C. Bill 19-203 –  subject to Congressional oversight, that creates a nexus presumption for remote sellers who sell goods or taxable services over the Internet to D.C. residents.  Authorizes the District to enforce sales tax on non-physically present sellers under certain circumstances. The bill does not … 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