High Court's Reminder Of Potential Sales Tax Liability
January 16, 2014, 9:14 PM EST
Law360, New York (January 16, 2014, 9:14 PM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court has recently refused to intervene in the long-running skirmish over whether a state can compel online retailers to collect sales tax. The decision serves as a reminder that many states continue to aggressively pursue out-of-state online retailers to collect and remit sales tax for all sales made into the state.
This reminder is not just for for-profit entities, but needs to be heeded equally by charities, trade and professional associations, and other nonprofit organizations that sell taxable goods and services online into...