Overstock.com announced last Thursday that it would be undercutting Amazon book prices by 10 percent. Not to be outdone, Amazon matches the prices...on some titles.
The two retailers are trying to convince a New York judge that forcing them to collect state sales tax is unconstitutional.
Internet retailer resurrects old Overstock.com brand for Web site and ads "for now" following customer confusion, its president tells AdAge. But Overstock says switching to the O.co brand is still a goal.
The two online retailers have lost their appeal to avoid collecting sales tax in New York state.
Company is asking the New York State Supreme Court to declare the new law unconstitutional.
E-tailer says it has no choice but to comply with new law starting June 1. But Overstock.com opts to cut off 3,400 N.Y.-based affiliates to avoid obligations.
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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.
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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.