Tax On Amazon Purchases In Calif. Begins Saturday

Online retailer has tried to become all things to all consumers, but in California, it is about to take on a role it has fought against for years: tax collector.

  • Amazon may be working on a smartphone with hologram-like 3D
    Amazon is reportedly developing a smartphone that sports a 3D screen that relies on retina-tracking technology to make images seem to float above the screen like a hologram. With the smartphone, users would be able to navigate through content by using their eyes alone, according to two unnamed people who discussed the phone with the Wall Street Journal. More
  • Retailers report modest gains for April
    Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. More
  • Sears Didn't Move Fast Enough, CEO Says
    Sears continues to struggle to get a "decent" return on its assets and the retailer didn't move fast enough to cut expenses after the financial crisis, the CEO said at the annual meeting. More
  • J.C. Penney ad apologizes to customers
    The ad comes after the Plano, Texas-based company last month fired its CEO, Ron Johnson, after 17 months on the job and rehired his predecessor Mike Ullman. Johnson's ambitious changes included getting rid of most sales and bringing in new, hip brands. More
  • Discover Pushes PayPal Payments; First Data Holds Out
    Discover makes headway in bringing eBay's online-payments service to physical retailers, but First Data, one of the country's largest merchant processors, has opted not to support the service. More
  • Massachusetts reports zero new covid-related deaths while infections soar in South and West
    Massachusetts on Tuesday reported zero coronavirus-related deaths and only 114 new cases, according to data tracked by The Washington Post, as infections continued to soar in states like Arizona, ...
    06/30/2020 - 5:35 pm | View Link
  • Amazon to start collecting sales tax in California
    Heminger knows this is the last week of tax free shopping on Amazon. Beginning Saturday, the internet giant will begin collecting sales taxes on California purchases for the first time ever.
    09/14/2018 - 5:33 pm | View Link
  • More
  • Amazon shoppers will squeeze through Calif. tax loophole ...
    California sales tax rates are among the highest in the country, topping out at 9.75 percent, meaning the apparent tax savings can add up quickly.
    07/4/2020 - 5:20 pm | View Website
  • Are Amazon Purchases taxable in California?
    While California's sales tax generally applies to most transactions, certain items have special treatment in many states when it comes to sales taxes. This page describes the taxability of amazon purchases in California. To learn more, see a full list of taxable and tax-exempt items in California.
    07/2/2020 - 6:06 pm | View Website
  • Tax on Amazon purchases in Calif. begins Saturday
    Sales tax rates in California reach 9.75 percent and are among the highest in the country. The new rules, which may affect more than 200 out-of-state businesses, are expected to bring in more than...
    06/23/2020 - 5:48 pm | View Website
  • California’s online sales tax collection begins April 1 ...
    Pump the sales tax brakes. Out-of-state online retailers who make more than 200 transactions or $100,000 in California sales have four days before they must begin collecting and remitting state ...
    06/19/2020 - 11:26 am | View Website
  • Amazon to collect sales tax in California starting this ...
    Heminger knows this is the last week of tax free shopping on Amazon. Beginning Saturday, the internet giant will begin collecting sales taxes on California purchases for the first time ever.
    06/16/2020 - 7:26 am | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Business News