How Post-Wayfair Sales Tax Laws Affect eBay

Devin Wenig, CEO of eBay, says his concerns about the new, post-Wayfair sales tax situation have turned out to be all too true. “One emerging challenge for our small business sellers in the US is the rapidly evolving landscape for internet sales tax,"...
Objection to Texas Sales Tax Exemption

The University of Texas at Austin has published an objection to the planned threshold for Texas remote seller sales tax collection.
While many states have set the bar at $100,000 or $200,000 in revenue per year, Texas will only require remote sel…

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New Hampshire Rebels against Wayfair

Politico created a handy infographic showing which states have already taken advantage of the Wayfair decision to start making remote sellers charge sales tax. Taking advantage is the right term to use, because many states have been fretting …

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California Considers Sales Tax Revolution

California is one of the sleeper states — the states that haven’t yet updated their sales tax regulations in response to Wayfair. Wayfair is the Supreme Court’s landmark 2018 decision overturning Quill and changing the definition of “nexus.”…

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Gross Sales May Cause Sales Tax Surprises

States no longer have to limit their sales tax collection requirements to sellers with physical nexus in their state. Since the Supreme Court overturned Quill last summer, states can require companies to collect and pay sales tax because of…

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Congress Weighs in on Wayfair

Congress tried to come up with a plan for states to collect sales tax from remote sellers, but was never able to accomplish this feat. Bills like the Marketplace Fairness Act were sold as ways to level the playing field between Amazon and Main St …

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Iowa’s Sales Tax Gets Creative

Iowa was not late to the post-Wayfair internet sales tax party. They made their new sales tax laws requiring all remote sellers to collect sales tax last
June. The law didn’t kick in until January of 2019, well after the Supreme Court decisi…

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