Ashley H. Forte
Arnstein & Lehr LLP Chicago Associate Ashley Forte was quoted in two articles concerning online sales tax issues. Both articles focus on the issue of whether or not states have the right to require e-commerce sellers to collect taxes on sales made by their residence. On Monday, the Supreme Court announced it would not hear an appeal by Amazon.com and Overstock.com which challenges a law in New York that requires e-commerce companies to collect taxes from shoppers in the state even if the retailer does not have a facility there. The first article was featured December 3 on the E-Commerce Times website and is titled, “Supreme Court Passes on E-Commerce Tax Case.”
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The second article was featured December 4 on CNET and is titled, “Confused about online sales taxes? You’re not alone” and provides clarity to readers on this issue.
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