On the other side are in-state sellers and larger retailers with physical locations dotted across the country who sometimes lose business to competitors who don't have to collect the tax. Even if two retailers charge the same amount price for an item, many shoppers choose the seller that doesn't collect taxes to reduce their overall cost."It's a problem that needs to be addressed. It's an un-level playing field," says David French, a lobbyist for the National Retail Federation.
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