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California Signs Bill To Tax The Internet, Amazon Stops Shipment of Jerry Brown Bobbleheads

June 30, 2011

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed into law California’s tax on Internet sales through affiliate advertising which will immediately cut small-business website revenue 20% to 30%, experts say.

The bill, AB 28X, takes effect immediately. The state Board of Equalization says the tax will raise $200 million a year, but critics claim it will raise nothing because online retailers will end their affiliate programs rather than collect the tax.
Amazon has already emailed its termination of its affiliate advertising program with 25,000 websites.
Ca predicted increased tax revenue reduced by loss of jobs. Amazon stops Bobblehead Jerry Brown.