[thelist] E-commerce: Sales Tax lookup service

Jeff Howden jeff at jeffhowden.com
Wed Dec 3 21:35:50 CST 2003


> From: Brian W. Reaves
> If you use Amazon or Wal-Mart online and make a purchase
> you may have noticed you pay sales tax for every
> transaction. As mentioned below about location, Wal-Mart
> probably has a store in your state, thus they are
> supposed to charge tax.

i'm in oregon, one of the few states that doesn't have a sales tax and
walmart.com didn't figure sales tax for me.  i've also bought plenty off of
amazon.com and never once paid a sales tax to them either.


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