How to Evaluate a Distribution Deal

Becoming a distributor can boost income and offer wholesale prices, but do your homework before taking the plunge

My online company sells dietary products, and I'm looking to buy shipping products wholesale. Some companies online offer wholesale pricing if I become a distributor for them, which would bring in an additional income stream for my company. Is this a good idea? Do I have to collect tax on the items I resell for them and use myself? —S.A., New York

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