South Dakota was looking to repeal a 1992 decision which ruled that companies were only required to collect sales tax in states where they had a physical brick-and-mortar location. In particular, Chief Justice John Roberts Jr. noted that numerous largest online retailers, including Amazon and eBay, were already collecting sales taxes for the states voluntarily.
But Nebraska won't be able to start collecting sales taxes from online retailers until next year at the earliest, after an Internet sales tax bill fell victim to a filibuster this year.
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"At this time, the Department is reviewing the ruling and its impact on Florida sales tax", a Revenue spokeswoman said. This gave them an advantage over brick-and-mortar stores.
States lost out on $17.2 billion in sales tax in 2016 because of these loopholes, reported the National Conference of State Legislatures. Representatives of the state argued that the rule needed to be reconsidered in the age of online shopping. North Dakota, which forbade states from interfering with interstate commerce by taxing companies that don't have a physical presence within their boundaries. Critics of the decision said it would unduly burden and harm small businesses, which the majority acknowledged was possible.
Although consumers have in theory always been liable for paying sales tax to their state and municipality for online orders, the reality is very different. Recently that has been expanding with States pushing to get sales taxes on sales even when the company does not have a physical presence in that area. Matt bought has a Syracuse gnome thta he bought online, and since the store has no physical presence in Arizona, he didn't have to pay sales tax. Five states don't charge sales tax.
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That's a big issue, considering that e-commerce sales in the USA were $435.5 billion past year, vs. $180 billion in mail-order sales in 1992 when the court issued its first ruling on interstate sales and taxes.
Smaller sellers who use eBay and Etsy also haven't been collecting sales tax nationwide. Chief Justice John Roberts dissented, saying Congress should be the one to decide on the issue.
The ruling is a victory for big chains with a presence in many states, since they usually collect sales tax on online purchases already.
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The case is South Dakota v. Wayfair, 17-494. Heitkamp suggested that states follow South Dakota's lead and enact laws tailored not to target small businesses.