sales tax

Weekly Wrapup 229: Beware of Creeps Sending Airdrops, Nuke and Pave an iMac, NAS is not backup

Sponsored by Plex: No premiere this week as I’m at a meeting. This week we look at Smart TV privacy, more thoughts on cheap Android boxes, NYC banning inappropriate AirDrops, Nintendo drops their draconian content strikes, and more. See all of this week’s mentioned content: and subscribe! VIDEO INDEX: 00:16 – Today’s Topics 01:01 – Supporter Thank Yous 01:28 – Ad: New Plex Audio Features 03:44 – Week in Review: Extra’s Channel : 04:58 – Week in Review : Main…

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Weekly Wrapup 207 – Amazon Abandons TV Box Enthusiasts? Europe’s Disastrous Copyright Bill

Sponsored by Plex: – Europe’s got a new copyright law that could spell trouble for content creators, Amazon has abandoned the TV Box enthusiast market, and we’ll talk a bit more about Windows on ARM processors. See all of this week’s mentioned content: and subscribe! VIDEO INDEX: 00:32 – Supporter Thank Yous 00:49 – AD: Plex or 02:27 – Week in review: Extras channel 02:35 – Week in review: Main channel 03:16 – On My Mind: Week 70 03:47 –…

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Weekly Wrapup 206 – Prepare to Pay Sales Tax, Apple Keyboards, Corrupt Influencers Shown the Door

See all of this week’s mentioned videos : – A Supreme Court will result in all of us paying sales tax, Apple finally agrees to fix Macbook keyboards, Unilever threatens to drop corrupt influencers, and why I think Vudu disc to digital + MoviesAnywhere is a good value even for Plex guys like me. Subscribe for more! VIDEO INDEX: 00:35 – Patreon thank yous 00:56 – (non)Ad: PDF Expert – 01:28 – PDF Expert Demonstration 02:49 – Week in Review:…

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Newegg Will Collect CT Sales Tax – What they should have done in the first place..

It looks like the Newegg vs Connecticut controversy is over. Newegg has agreed to start collecting sales tax beginning July 1, 2018. This will end the state’s efforts to collect back taxes from customers. Contrary to Newegg’s statements, however, customers who got a letter from the state still owe the tax. See the other videos in this series: Here’s the official release: NEWEGG ONLINE SALES WILL COMPLY WITH CT STATE SALES TAX COLLECTION Connecticut Department of Revenue Services (DRS) Commissioner…

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Newegg Lied to CT Customers, Turned Over Customer Data to Tax Authorities

This segment will appear on tomorrow’s wrapup but I wanted to get it out now as this story is beginning to get out there. Newegg has voluntarily transmitted customer sales data to Connecticut tax officials (without a warrant or subpoena) and customers are being billed for unpaid use taxes. I urge you all to stop doing business with a company that puts its own interests ahead of their customers. Links: Hartford Courant article: WTNH story on tax letter: Newegg’s litigation…

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