AZ Retailers Pushing for Sales Tax on Amazon

Apr 4, 2012

Retailers are demanding that Governor Jan Brewer negotiate a deal with the nation's largest online retailer to get it to start collecting state sales taxes. 

The complaint by the retailers is that they have to collect state and local sales taxes while online operations like do not. Gayle Shanks, one of the owners of Changing Hands Bookstore in Tempe said that's not fair.

AZ Senate Votes Against Sales Tax on Amazon

Mar 9, 2012

One of the nation's largest online retailers beat back a legislative effort Thursday to force it to start collecting taxes on its sales to state residents.