Exclusive: Tech companies Amazon, eBay set to fight Gov. Cuomo's plan to tax online marketplaces

Tech companies and online sellers are set to kick off an aggressive campaign against Gov. Cuomo’s plan to require online marketplaces like eBay and Amazon to collect sales taxes on any transaction involving buyers from New York.

The coalition of tech groups plan to send millions of emails, generate thousands of phone calls, and use other means to rev up New Yorkers to fight the plan.

The coalition will target 20 state legislators in hopes of pressuring them to oppose the Cuomo proposal as state budget talks are set to heat up in coming days.

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