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Sales tax on gift cards should be paid...

When first purchased. 46% 132 votes
When redeemed. 53% 153 votes
Total Votes: 285

Note: This is not a scientific poll.


February 10, 2012
10:53 a.m.

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mimishore1 ( mimishore1 ) says...

It should be when and where purchased, that way it would benefit where purchased not spent.

February 14, 2012
1:22 p.m.

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mossey ( mossey ) says...

No taxable goods or services have been traded until the card is redeemed. We're not expected to pay taxes on Money orders. There is no reason to pay taxes on gift cards.

February 14, 2012
5:41 p.m.

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socalbob ( socalbob ) says...



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