07/02/2011 04:32 pm ET Updated Sep 01, 2011

Amazon To Drop California Affiliates In Wake Of Sales Tax Battle (VIDEO)

In the wake of a shake-up over sales tax, many online vendors are evaluating the future of their businesses in the state of California.

Specifically, Amazon has declared that they will drop all affiliates in the Amazon Associates program, ending business with those vendors. It seems the online retailer would prefer to not do business at all, instead of dealing with state sales taxes.