Attorney general agrees to review internet sales tax policy


Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt on Wednesday said he would review a decision by Gov. Laura Kelly's administration to collect sales tax from out-of-state retailers on internet transactions.

Senate President Susan Wagle and House Speaker Ron Ryckman Jr. separately asked for the attorney general to provide an opinion about the Department of Revenue's directive instructing out-of-state retailers to collect Kansas sales taxes starting Oct. 1.

Last year, the U.S. Supreme Court found that states could require businesses to collect sales taxes on . . .


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