The logo of the web service Amazon is pictured in this June 8, 2017 illustration photo. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso/Illustration
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President Donald Trump is renewing attacks on e-commerce giant Amazon, and says the company is "doing great damage to tax paying retailers".The president has often criticized the company and CEO Jeff Bezos, who also owns the Washington Post.Trump has in the past tweeted that Amazon was not paying "Internet taxes".According to the National Conference of State Legislatures, South Carolina was among 10 states that initially gave Amazon a temporary tax reprieve in exchange for jobs and investment, voting in 2011 to give the company until the beginning of 2016 before the state levied taxes.The company promised to create at least 2,000 full-time jobs and invest $125 million by Dec. 31, 2013 .
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