How Will the Economic Nexus Sweep Across the Nation?
[Posted 15 Feb 2013 by State Tax Advisors]
States want to know whether out-of-state businesses should pay in-state taxes on sales, property and payroll. The state government in Washington has the most specific laws regarding the topic of economic nexus. A nexus is a connection, and in this case it is an economic connection between a business and its customers. States want the extra money that these nexus would provide, but the exact laws are difficult to write.