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Amazon threatens to cut Calif. affiliates over taxes

Internet retailer says it will sever ties with more than 10,000 affiliates if state lawmakers pass legislation requiring it to collect sales taxes from state residents.

By Mar. 1, 2011


Amazon vows to cut more affiliates over state taxes

After severing partnerships with affiliates in several states already, the retail giant threatens to cut ties in even more states over the hot-button issue of tax collection.

By May. 12, 2011


New and Noteworthy: iMac beauty skin-deep; iTunes Affiliates; MSN Music; iMac for business

New and Noteworthy: iMac beauty skin-deep; iTunes Affiliates; MSN Music; iMac for business

By Sep. 2, 2004


Supreme Court rebuffs appeal of 'Amazon tax' law

The US Supreme Court deals Amazon and Overstock a blow, declining to hear a case that appeals New York's law that forces online retailers to collect sales tax.

By Dec. 2, 2013


Illinois court throws out 'Amazon tax' online sales law

The decision marks the first time a court has said the state law forcing Illinois-based marketing affiliates to collect sales tax violates federal rules.

By Oct. 18, 2013


SimCity studio adds new servers, as EA pulls ad campaign

The company has asked affiliates to stop promoting the game, after its disastrous reception.

By Mar. 9, 2013


Amazon cuts affiliate ties in more states over taxes

After recently threatening to end its relationships with affiliates in more states over the issue of taxes, Amazon has severed ties with its affiliates in Connecticut and Arkansas.

By Jun. 13, 2011


FCC delays broadcast spectrum auction until 2015

The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission says the agency only has one chance to get this auction right, and so he has decided to postpone it.

By Dec. 6, 2013


Instagram to start sharing user data with Facebook

The company says that the change to its privacy policy will allow it to do a better job fighting spam and detecting system problems.

By Dec. 17, 2012


Facebook users seek answers on advertising, privacy

During the open period for voting on changes in Facebook's data use policy, the company's privacy executives field questions in a live Web Q&A -- but don't explain much.

By Dec. 4, 2012