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Amazon's Sales Tax Advantage May Soon End in Massachusetts

In a move designed to level the playing field for local retailers on the cusp of the make-or-break holiday selling season, Massachusetts is maneuvering to collect state sales tax from e-tailing behemoth Amazon.com, according to the Boston Herald.

Amazon Sues Texas Over Sales Tax Dispute

Online retail giant Amazon.com has filed suit against the state of Texas, demanding it produce an audit that serves as the basis for its demand for $269 million in uncollected sales taxes.

Overreaching in a Sales Tax Battle With Amazon

A district court has ruled that if the state wants to collect sales tax from its residents, it can ask Amazon for the information it needs, but no more. By asking for detailed info about residents' purchases, the court said North Carolina went too far.