(Las Vegas, NV) — Amazon.com will soon collect state sales taxes on everything you buy. Starting in 2014, the online retailer will tax Nevada residents. In return, Amazon and Governor Brian Sandoval will lobby Congress for a bill that will allow states to collect tax revenues already due. Sandoval has praised Amazon for “creating jobs and investment in Nevada. The company has operations in the Reno and Las Vegas areas.
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