TITLE

Internet Tax Ban Compromise in the Works

AUTHOR(S)
Vadum, Matthew
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;4/27/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31871, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the compromise proposal drafted by senator John McCain on the federal Internet tax moratorium in the U.S. Provision that would allow state and local governments that tax basic dial-up services provided by Internet service providers to continue to levy those taxes for three years from the time the moratorium expired; Effort to overcome the current gridlock on a bill sponsored by senators George Allen and Ron Wyden; Expectation for the Senate to vote on a motion that would limit debate on the bill.
ACCESSION #
12946098

 

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