Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf wants to expand the sales tax to include a list of items that aren’t taxed now.
They are things you buy all the time – from non-prescription drugs to candy to concert tickets and haircuts – and they are all tax-free in Pennsylvania. That is, at least for now.
Gov. Tom Wolf’s proposed trade off — lower property taxes, but higher income and sales taxes — is getting mixed reaction.
PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) A lot of people are doing their shopping online these days. Are there state taxes you aren’t paying for online sales? PA Secretary of Revenue Dan Meuser joined KDKA’s John Shumway to explain the law.
Walmart is big. It’s the biggest employer and retailer in the world, bringing in a $285 billion in annual sales. So, why would a multi-national corporation allegedly nickel and dime its customers?
Millions of people buy all kinds of things online from electronics to jewelry — with eBay and Overstock being two popular sites for online shopping.
KDKA-AM’s Larry and John talk to Brian Rider of the Pennsylvania Retailers Association about taxing Internet retail sales and the push in Congress to get it done.
Growing faster than legislative abilities to regulate it, the world of internet retailing has put the traditional retail at a competitive disadvantage by not having to charges sales tax.