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  • Newegg stops collecting NY State sales tax

    Newegg stops collecting NY State sales tax

    Newegg doesn’t care what the State of New York says about collecting sales tax from NY residents and I’d like to give them a high five. Seriously, NY can take that Amazon tax and shove it. “After careful review and consideration, we are pleased to inform you that we have stopped collecting New York sales tax, effective August 21, 2008,” Newegg spokesman Bernard Luthi… Read More

  • WTF: Amazon Tax coming to NY

    WTF: Amazon Tax coming to NY


    Well, isn’t this some muthafricking bullhockey. The NY legislators approved a statewide sales tax last week that requires online retailers to collect tax for purchases shipped to the state. That includes online retailers that have no physical existence in the state. NY Governor David Paterson is expected to sign off on this. “This is a first step — but a critical one —… Read More