Monthly Archives: June 2015

It’s more about protecting a false competitive advantage than difficulty in collecting sales tax

As a small specialty retailer in Arizona, we put tremendous effort into connecting with and supporting our community. We have very knowledgeable staff who love to help runners and walkers determine which shoes work best for them, troubleshoot overuse injuries …

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Small Business Owners: Influence Congress to Take Action on Sales Tax Fairness

On June 15th, Congressmen Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) and Steve Womack (R-AR) introduced The Remote Transactions Parity Act. This bill is critical to closing the online sales tax loophole and creating a level playing field for local retailers.  We are thrilled …

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Online Sales Tax Loophole Presents Unique Challenges for Longtime Family Businesses

My family first opened the doors to Williams Ski & Patio in 1875. We were a pioneer in specialty retail and one of the first ski shops in Chicagoland. Over the past 140 years, six generations of Williams’ have owned …

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