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AGs urge House to oppose online sales tax

...leaders in Juneau last week that he supported a tax for online sales. He said Alaska would see no impact unless the state...state, and no business in Alaska exceeds $300,000 in online sales to out-of-state customers, he said."Right now...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-06-13/ags-urge-house-oppose-online-sales-tax
State
Senate passes bill letting states tax online sales

...distribution centers.As a result, many online sales are tax-free, giving Internet...Businesses with less than $1 million in online sales would be exempt. EBay wants to...authority to collect sales taxes from online sales.The issue is getting bigger for...

http://juneauempire.com/stephen-ohlemacher/2013-05-07/senate-passes-bill-letting
Kelly and Giffords lobby in Alaska for gun control

...Democrat Mark Begich and Republican Lisa Murkowski, voted in April against extending background checks to gun shows and online sales. Begich said the legislation would have undermined Alaskans' Second Amendment rights.Kelly disagreed. Walk into...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-07-03/kelly-and-giffords-lobby-alaska-gun-con
State
Sports stars sell memories, beat tax increase

...said Brandon Steiner, whose Steiner Sports Memorabilia is auctioning the Larsen jersey and Knight collection in an online sale that will end Dec. 5.Retired athletes and auction houses took notice in May when a circa-1920 Babe Ruth jersey...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2012-10-26/sports-stars-sell-memories-beat-tax-in
Sports
Locals shopping local for the holidays

...spending and 16 percent to date. Online sales jumped 32 percent on Thanksgiving...sales that topped $1.4 billion. Online sales during the 2012 holiday season...order of magnitude greater than online sales at $11.2 billion on Black Friday...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-12-30/locals-shopping-local-holidays
Local
Retailers see strong start to holiday season

...research firm comScore Inc. reported a 22 percent gain in online sales on the day after Thanksgiving compared with the same day a year ago and estimated online sales would exceed $700 million online today, the official...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112607/sta_20071126099.shtml
News
Neighbors mailbox

...organizations for their support of Responsible Dog Ownership Day: Dayna and Steve Robertson of Juneau Pets Grooming and Online Sales; Maria Mulvaugh and Chava Lee of the Gastineau Humane Society; Rachel Dziuba DVM, Mike Dziuba, and Deke of Bridge...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/100307/nei_20071003012.shtml
Neighbors
Alaska Digest

...steady following of local fans and connoisseurs. The wineries say their market base could grow if they could tap into online sales. "It goes along with the move toward healthier living," said Steven Thomsen of Alaska Wilderness Wines in Kodiak...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041607/sta_20070416007.shtml
News
Apple says company co-founder Steve Jobs has died

...reach Internet-savvy people who, in the age of Napster, were growing accustomed to downloading music free. But online sales also hastened the demise of CDs and established Apple as a gatekeeper, resulting in battles between Jobs and music...

http://juneauempire.com/death-notices/2011-10-05/apple-says-company-co-founder-s
Death Notices
Outside editorial: Online retailers need to collect sales taxes

The following editorial first appeared in the San Jose Mercury News: Annual online sales across the United States will account for nearly $150 billion in 2010. But cash-strapped states won't get more than a fraction...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072610/opi_683634438.shtml
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