Several U.S. states have passed or are considering "Amazon tax" laws designed
to compel Amazon.com to collect state and local sales and use taxes from
customers. Amazon.com originally coll...
Oct 18, 2013 ... Illinois High Court Shoots Down Amazon Sales Tax Law; Will ... in today's
decision, could also ask the U.S. Supreme Court to step in, he noted.
Oct 19, 2013 ... SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Supreme Court threw out a state law Friday
that taxes certain Internet sales, saying the so-called "Amazon tax" violated
federal ... retailers for Congress to step into regulating taxes on web sales. ...
Justice Lloyd Karmeier dissented, saying the federal law does not app...
Oct 18, 2013 ... The Illinois Supreme Court ruled 6 to 1 today (PDF) that the state's ... The law
requires an out-of-state retailer to collect sales tax on ... reaches the same dollar
threshold, will not trigger an Illinois use tax collection obligation.
Oct 21, 2013 ... On Friday, the Illinois Supreme Court voided a state law attempting to ... Court will
tackle this issues, said Stephen Kranz, a partner at law firm McDermott Will &
Emery. ... but it is often more inclined to step in when lower courts disagree. ...
Amazon supports federal legislation for nationwide state sales tax ...
726 N Washington St. Alexandria, VA 22314-1925 ... Illinois High Court Shoots
Down Amazon Sales Tax Law; Will SCOTUS Step In? In a March decision, New ...
Nov 15, 2011 ... In a Wall Street Journal debate on Internet sales tax, Michael Mazerov ...
Opponents of such a law argue the opposite: that a tax on online commerce will
hurt ... The Supreme Court also held that Congress can empower states and ...
continue to take their own steps to collect the tax they are owed and level ...
State legislative fights over Internet sales tax collection have been fierce, with the
big ... not fall under the “nexus standard” that a 1992 Supreme Court case, Quill
Corp. v. ... If the retailer does not collect the tax, consumers are supposed to
report their ... law as she felt bound to honor the deal between Sanford and
Dec 5, 2013 ... The Illinois Supreme Court threw out a state law Friday that taxes certain Internet
... retailers for Congress to step into regulating taxes on web sales. ... Court
recently struck down the Department of Revenue's sales tax collection rules. ...
Maybe we should stop trying to wheedle every penny we can out of .....