A new federal law is being debated that would allow states to force Internet retailers to collect sales taxes. Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) supports the bill, while eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) wants it changed. In the following video, Fool contributor Demitrios Kalogeropoulos discusses what the two companies stand to lose from the coming state sales tax changes, and what consumers could gain.

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