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Old Jul 9, 10, 4:19 pm   #1
 
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where can I buy the iPad with no sales tax?

where can I buy the iPad with no sales tax? (no, I don't live anywhere near Delaware)

Apple Store charges sales tax if I have it shipped to my home or office.

Local BestBuy stores obviously charges sales tax.... (which is nearly $90 in sales tax for the iPad model I wanted)

I wonder why Amazon doesn't sell iPads?
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Old Jul 9, 10, 4:28 pm   #2
 
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I think w Amazon, every once in a while, you will find new ones for cheaper than what u would if u had paid sales tax. Another option maybe slightly used.
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Old Jul 9, 10, 5:02 pm   #3
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Are you anywhere near Oregon or New Hampshire?
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Old Jul 9, 10, 5:26 pm   #4
 
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Either sales tax or shipping fees. Try here for no sales tax: http://www.macmall.com/n/Ipad/macCustomPages-2049
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Old Jul 9, 10, 5:32 pm   #5
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Another with no sales tax (outside IL, WI and IN) is ABT:

http://www.abt.com/search/search.php...0&image=submit
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Old Jul 9, 10, 7:12 pm   #6
 
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There's no sales tax in Oregon, so you could fly to PDX and take the Max to the Best Buy near the airport, but that kind of eats up your $90 savings.
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Old Jul 10, 10, 2:49 am   #7
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Try buying it on buy.com for free S&H too.

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Old Jul 10, 10, 5:33 am   #8
 
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Try buying it on buy.com for free S&H too.

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It appears that Buy.com sells the 16GB, Wifi ipad for about $670. Apple charges $499.

I'd say that large price delta swamps any sales tax savings.

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Old Jul 10, 10, 1:43 pm   #9
 
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It appears that Buy.com sells the 16GB, Wifi ipad for about $670. Apple charges $499.

I'd say that large price delta swamps any sales tax savings.

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but it has FREE SHIPPING!!!
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Old Jul 11, 10, 5:43 am   #10
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ANC has no sales tax! And with creative routings, you can currently find some reasonable cpm fares here, so throw it in with a mileage run!
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Old Jul 12, 10, 12:12 pm   #11
 
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I think w Amazon, every once in a while, you will find new ones for cheaper than what u would if u had paid sales tax. Another option maybe slightly used.
I don't think AMAZON actually has carried the ipad. I know some sellers which they LINK to have, but has anyone actually bought it on amazon FROM amazon.
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Old Nov 27, 10, 1:30 am   #12
 
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From a ways back...

Wonder why you can't buy an IPad from MacMall online. You have to call the 800 number. Interesting.
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Old Nov 27, 10, 7:35 pm   #13
 
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http://www.bhphotovideo.com/ doesn't charge tax and has free shipping, But you can't order it online and has to call..

http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/search...0&N=4263085020
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Old Nov 27, 10, 7:45 pm   #14
 
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Use your Marriott Points... probably not a great deal CPP but no sales tax.

EDIT: well, now that I am looking I can't find it but i had an email from a colleague who pointed it out on their site.
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Old Nov 28, 10, 3:44 pm   #15
 
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Airside on your next international flight perhaps?
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