Amazon’s Stranglehold on Online Retail
I know all this, and yet I keep using Amazon. I really should wean myself off the site… via thenationmagazine:
According to the agreement between the Comptroller of Public Accounts and Amazon, the Company plans over the next four years to create at least 2,500 jobs and make at least $200 million in capital investments in the state and will begin to collect and remit Texas sales tax on July 1, 2012. The agreement resolves all sales tax issues between Texas and Amazon.
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