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Brick-and-mortar businesses welcome online sales tax

Senate Fiscal Agency projects the law will bring in $50M in new revenue annually.

LANSING — Many businesses across Michigan will benefit from a new law that subjects online retailers such as Amazon and Overstock.com to the same 6 percent sales tax that “brick-and-mortar” businesses collect from consumers. Read More

Michigan changes Internet sales tax law

January 16, 2015
LANSING — Michigan residents who buy from Amazon, Overstock and some other online retailers will be forced to pay the state's 6-percent sales tax starting in October, a move to close what backers say is a loophole that has left traditional businesses at a disadvantage. Read More

Are we on a 'highway to gravel'?

May 8, 2013
West Michigan roads have hit a dead end. Read More