Oakland Tribune favors fairness in sales tax collection

The Oakland Tribune Editorial

The Oakland Tribune Editorial

This editorial by Drew Voros, Oakland Tribune‘s business editor, focuses entirely on Amazon and the pending California bill AB-153, which is affiliate nexus legislation. The arguments for collecting sales tax on all purchases stand, though, regardless of which online retailer you consider: Not collecting sales on remote purchases puts local stores at a competitive disadvantage and deprives communities of much-needed revenue for local services.

One Response to Oakland Tribune favors fairness in sales tax collection

  1. […] editorial—which, incidentally, is just the latest in a long line of articles supporting online sales tax […]

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