Kansas Lawmakers Override Veto of Online Marketplace Tax Bill

May 3, 2021, 10:16 PM

The Kansas Legislature on Monday overrode the governor’s veto of a major tax cut bill that has a provision requiring marketplace facilitators like Amazon, eBay, and Etsy to collect and remit the state’s 6.5% tax on sales by third-party vendors.

The Senate voted 30 to 10 and the House 83 to 39 to override Gov. Laura Kelly’s veto of the bill (S.B. 50), which will require the collection and remittance of sales and use tax by marketplace facilitators beginning July 1, 2021 if they have more than $100,000 in annual sales to buyers in the state. The bill...

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