Online Retailers

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California High Court Lets Online Stores Get Personal Data

A narrowly divided California Supreme Court has refused to block Apple Inc. and other online retailers from requiring customers using credit cards to provide their home addresses and phone numbers.


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Walmart Faces Scrutiny Over New California Sales Tax Law

The state Board of Equalization is investigating whether the retail giant’s website will face the same law that other online retailers are facing in terms of collecting a sales tax for items sold.


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Out-Of-State Online Retailers Flee California’s New Tax Law

More and more online shopping sites are dropping California merchants as a result of the state’s new requirement that out of state retailers collect sales tax from California shoppers.



California Assembly OKs Bill To Tax Online Retailers

The state of California could collect more than $1 billion a year by taxing Amazon and other online retailers if a bill approved by the Assembly becomes law.

CBS San Francisco–05/31/2011