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Old 10-13-2016, 07:46 PM
bsmith918 bsmith918 is offline
 
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Originally Posted by TSimonetti View Post
Perhaps the sticking point lies with the fact that the purchasers were in the state of Alabama at the exact moment they purchased their rifles. Sales tax is normally levied at the time of purchase, isn't it?

Now I understand that shipping is already built into the price, but maybe the CMP has decided that using that as a loophole to avoid charging sales tax to people inside the state who are actually buying non-essential taxable items may be a bit too loophole-ish for comfort's sake
I assumed that those that reside in Alabama would have to pay sales tax regardless of shipping. Maybe I'm wrong, but agree if some citizens of Alabama were able to use shipping as a loophole.