City | 2:47 pm | February 4, 2013 | By Michelle Hackman

Amazon to open in Connecticut, levy sales tax

Connecticut will start collecting sales tax on all Amazon purchases starting this November.

For Connecticut residents, shopping online may suddenly become a bit more expensive. Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy announced this morning that Amazon will open a┬ádistribution center in Connecticut in the next two years, a move that is projected to employ over 300 workers and will allow the state to levy a sales tax on all Amazon »