Virginia Senate Passes “Amazon” Law

February 16, 2010

Senate Bill 660, introduced by Sen. Emmett W. Hanger Jr. (Augusta County), was passed by the Virginia Senate today by a vote of 28-12, and will now move to the House of Delegates for consideration. Senate Bill 660 would create a new nexus standard to require certain Internet retailers to collect Virginia sales tax from its Virginia customers even if the retailer is not physically located in Virginia.

For our previous discussion of this bill, please click here.