New York tax plan under fire from Amazon and EBay by Patrick Peterson in Marketplace 07 Mar 2017 Online companies are preparing to fight New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s plan to collect sales tax on online purchases that are shipped from outside New York state, according to a story in the New York Daily News that you can read here. This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. Share amazonAndrew CuomoebayKenneth LovettNew York Patrick Peterson Patrick Peterson joined the AIM Group in 2014 as the editor for Asia and Latin America. With 30 years of daily journalism experience as a writer and editor, Patrick Peterson has covered a diverse range of topics, from the invasion of Iraq to the business of the U.S. space industry.He has worked for newspapers in Jackson, MS; Hampton, VA; Biloxi, MS; and Melbourne, FL. He is now a freelance business writer in Orlando, where he lives with his wife, Lisa, who teaches film production management at the University of Central Florida.