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South Dakota v. Wayfair Inc. Decided by SCOTUS

On June 21, 2018, the United States Supreme Court handed down its 5-to-4 decision in South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc. The majority opinion, authored by Justice Kennedy, held that states may lawfully collect sales taxes from out-of-state internet vendors who sell tangible personal property or services to in-state residents even though these out-of-state vendors do not have a physical presence within the state. Click Here to read Attorney Morris Robinson's article on the decision itself and the next steps for online retailers.