sales tax

  • 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

  • Amazon is not OK with NY sales tax, sues the state of New York

    Amazon is not OK with NY sales tax, sues the state of New York


    That dumb law Gov. David A. Paterson signed off on last week has Amazon raging mad and they’re not going to take it. Last month the NY state legislature passed a bill that would require online retailers who have no physical presence in the state to collect sales tax. The law uses a bit of a loophole to force online shops to do this. As most of you know, Amazon has a huge network of… Read More