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Submission + - Startup Flees to Seattle Amid Amazon's Tax Fight (

An anonymous reader writes: SF-based comparison shopping startup Shopobot was caught in the fight between Amazon, big-box retailers, and politicians over collecting of sales tax for online purchases. So what did the entreprenurs do? Flee to Seattle, right next to Amazon HQ, where marketing affiliates have a chance — because Amazon already collects sales tax in WA.
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Startup Flees to Seattle Amid Amazon's Tax Fight

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