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What's the latest in the Amazon FBA - Sales Tax World?

A perfect storm is brewing in sales tax and Amazon FBA is in the middle. Here's an update of recent state actions to keep you in the loop.

What's Changing for FBA Sellers?

States, desperate for revenue, are aggressively pursuing every angle to collect taxes that are owed. While Amazon has come forward to collect sales tax on all sales made by Amazon, FBA sellers are left in the dark, questioning their legal obligations.

The MTC Amnesty

The Multi State Tax Commission (MTC) negotiated a two month sales tax Voluntary Disclosure Agreement program with more than 20 states to allow sellers to become compliant moving forward without penalties from non-collection in the past. Most states are allowing FBA sellers to get on-board and start collecting and remitting tax going forward. For companies that have exposure for uncollected tax, this is a great program to explore.

 

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