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Old 09-09-06, 12:26 PM
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Originally Posted by MillCreek
On all of my web orders, Nashbar charges me sales tax. I am a resident of Washington and there are certainly no Nashbar stores in my state. Does Ohio state law require sales tax to be collected on Internet sales of Ohio stores? Or is it because Nashbar is now owned by Performance, there are Performance stores in Washington, and the sales tax is actually collected for the Washington State Department of Revenue?

There must be people here who order from Nashbar and live in states without Performance stores. Does Nashbar charge you sales tax?
My guess was the Performance connection. The sales tax does make me want to see >10% discounts before buying from them starts to make sense. At least enough discount to cancel out the shipping, anyway.
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