Amazon Collecting & Paying Sales Tax in More States

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Eventually Amazon will be collecting, and paying sales tax in all states where they have operations, but in the meantime they have added several new states.
Here is the official statement from Amazon:
(Be sure and read the FAQ page as it has some good information)

Tax collection for orders shipped to the states of AZ, CA, CO, ME, MD, MA, NV, ND, TX, UT – Effective October 1, 2019

Based on changes to Arizona, California, Colorado, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Nevada, North Dakota, Texas, and Utah State tax laws, Amazon will begin calculating, collecting, and remitting sales and use tax for all orders shipped to customers in these states on October 1, 2019.

Your existing tax calculation settings, order details, and payments reporting will update automatically to reflect this change. Changes to your tax settings or seller account are not required based on the state law changes. However, you may consider working with your tax advisor to determine if your business has any other ongoing tax remittance or reporting obligations.

Answers to common questions are available in the Marketplace Tax Collection FAQ.

For more information from Amazon, or links to each state resource, see Marketplace Tax Collection FAQ.

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