South Carolina filed an injunction for Amazon to collect sales tax

South Carolina filed an injunction for Amazon to collect sales tax

The South Carolina DOR wants Amazon to begin remitting sales tax on all South Carolina sales within the next 10 days.  They want Amazon to place the funds in a trust while their other case is pending. South Carolina’s other case claims Amazon is responsible for...

The dark side of having Amazon in your city

Amazon has brought benefits-and disruption-to Seattle Memo to the many places vying for Amazon’s second headquarters: It ain’t all food trucks and free bananas. For years, much of downtown Seattle has been a maze of broken streets and caution-taped...

The Vat fight continues

Amazon and eBay accused of turning blind eye to VAT fraud A company based outside of the EU can sell a product to a UK customer without charging 20 percent VAT; but, if that product happens to be on UK land when the sale takes place, they are obligated to charge VAT....