What an Internet sales tax will cost you

POSTED: 12:30 PM May 06 2013   UPDATED: 12:33 PM May 06 2013

Find out how the proposed "Internet sales tax" would affect your online shopping.

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The Senate is taking up legislation that would allow the 45 states (and the District of Columbia) that charge sales tax to require online retailers to collect taxes on purchases made by their residents. If approved, the bill will move to the House.

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