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Supreme Court to decide if online sellers must collect sales taxes across America

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WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court is hearing arguments about whether a rule it announced decades ago in a case involving a catalog retailer should still apply in the age of the internet.
The case on Tuesday focuses on businesses' collection of sales tax on online purchases. Right now, under the decades-old Supreme Court rule, if a business is shipping a product to a state where it doesn't have an office, warehouse or other physical presence, it doesn't have to collect the state's sales tax. Customers are generally supposed to pay the tax to the state themselves, but the vast majority...
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Supreme Court to decide if online sellers must collect sales taxes across America

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The Supreme Court will hear a multibillion-dollar tax dispute on Tuesday and decide whether online merchants can be required to collect sales taxes regardless of where they are located. For online shoppers, the case could mean higher prices, although many large internet sellers, including Amazon,...
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A taxing case on the Supreme Court's docket

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The Supreme Court is about to take its third whack in a half-century at an issue that's long divided the business community and government officials - should states have more power to collect sales taxes from out-of-state companies that sell products to their residents? It's a case that covers core U.S. legal dilemmas, like the reach of the Commerce Clause, and illustrates the increasing influence the internet and technology have on Americans' everyday lives. But in a twist fit for today's Washington, one of President Donald Trump's personal feuds - this one with Amazon and its founder...
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These Are the Supreme Court Cases to Watch In the Coming Weeks | Opinion

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The justices will hear arguments in several important cases, including challenges to the constitutionality of administrative law judges, state sales taxes for out-of-state online retailers, and the infamous Trump “travel ban,” making this month one to watch.
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US Supreme Court to consider whether to let states force out-of-state online retailers to collect sales taxes

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The U.S. Supreme Court will consider whether to let states force out-of-state online retailers to collect sales taxes on purchases.
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Will You Soon Have To Pay Sales Tax On Every Online Purchase?

Will You Soon Have To Pay Sales Tax On Every Online Purchase?

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A multibillion-dollar dispute on Internet sales taxes lands at the Supreme Court Tuesday. The decision could have far-reaching consequences for consumers, states and companies large and small.
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Internet Sales Tax Case Goes To Supreme Court

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Will you soon have to pay sales tax for every online purchase? A multibillion-dollar dispute that goes to the heart of that question lands in the Supreme Court Tuesday.
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