Amazon says it will begin collecting sales taxes on purchases in Arkansas, a move that lawmakers have said could bring millions in additional revenue to the state.
A spokeswoman for the e-commerce giant said Friday that the company will begin collecting sales taxes on March 1, but declined further comment.
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The move comes days after Arkansas lawmakers advanced separate efforts aimed at forcing the retailer to begin collecting the sales tax.
Arkansas is among a handful of states where Amazon doesn't have a distribution center or office and doesn't collect sales taxes.
Arkansas previously relied on a U.S. Supreme Court decision to avoid collecting taxes in states where it doesn't have a presence. But the company reversed course in recent months in several other states.