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A bill sailed through the senate yesterday that could end tax free shopping online.
But don't stop clicking just yet the bill now has -- the house where he's expected to face tough opposition.
Under current law states can only require retailers to collect sales tax if this store has a physical presence in the state.
-- the bill passed in the senate would make it legal for states to force companies to collect sales taxes.
And Internet purchases but it would exempt businesses with less than a million dollars in online sales.
One business owner says she still opposes the bill because it will hurt her company's future.
My issue is with my small business and what would happen is my business -- all of a sudden become compelled.
To decipher our -- -- and collect taxes for different jurisdictions all over the country.
So the primary focus of growing my business is all of a sudden out the back door.
The counter to this argument is that under the law states must provide free computer software to help retailers calculate sales taxes.
Based on -- the shoppers live but that might not be enough.
It would take my people and myself.
Into a territory that were not completely familiar what they're comfortable wet.
It opens us up to liability.
It opens us up to audits because we do not have the expertise.
And I'm not convinced that the software is the complete solution for -- The bill passed in the senate 67 to -- nine.
Now it's off to the house where according to house judiciary committee chair Bob good -- The bill appears to be stalling let out -- foxbusiness.com for more in New York country -- burns.
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