The Big Story Blog

Thursday 11/17/2011
The taxman online?

Posted at 6:20 AM on November 17, 2011 by Paul Tosto
Filed under: Hed

The Big Story blog today looks at how taxation works, or is supposed to work, when you buy goods online. Some Minnesota businesses are seeking to close loopholes that lets web shoppers bypass taxes they'd be charged if they were in a physical store.


About Paul Tosto

Paul Tosto

Paul Tosto writes the Big Story Blog for MPR News. He joined the newsroom in 2008 after more than 20 years reporting on education, politics and the economy for news wires and newspapers across the country.