Mon., May 6, 2013 9:05pm
Members of the United States Senate voted Monday evening to pass the “Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013.”
Fri., February 15, 2013 11:02am
It looks like Georgia may be able to reach a deal with Amazon.com to get the e-retailer to start charging sales tax on its transactions in Georgia. That could lead other e-retailers to follow suit.
Mon., October 8, 2012 4:00pm
Online retailers must now collect sales tax on all purchases, whether or not the seller has a store in Georgia. The new law levels the playing field for smaller, brick and mortar retailers.
Tue., May 1, 2012 6:45am
Georgians only have a few months left to buy over the Internet and avoid sales taxes through some retailers. A new law will force some online sellers to start collecting sales tax. Brick-and-mortar shop owners call it a first step toward leveling the playing field.