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Amazon To Collect Sales Taxes In North Carolina

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Starting Feb. 1, Amazon will collect North Carolina sales taxes. The taxes will vary by county, but you can find a full list of the current rates on the North Carolina Department of Revenue’s website.

The state sales tax is 4.75% with Mecklenburg County at 7.25%.

Local businesses say this will put the online store on the same playing field as brick and mortar shops that were required by law to collect sales tax.

Amazon says it is considering various opportunities and plans to invest in North Carolina.



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