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Richmond ranked 20th “most-read” city

According to, Richmond is the 20th most-read city in the U.S. The company compiled sales data of books, magazines, and newspaper sales in both print and Kindle formats since June 2011 on a per-capita basis in cities with more than 100,000 residents. The most-read city according to the findings is Alexandria, Virginia, one of […] will now charge a sales tax in Virginia

Gov. McDonnell’s administration announced yesterday that it has reached an agreement with that would require the leading online retailer to charge Virginians a sales tax on all orders. Amazon has previously avoided charging Virginia residents state sales tax on orders–that’s going to change.