Bill Seeks to Ban Sales Tax on Internet Downloads
- Tax Freeze Efforts Advance. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;05/05/2000, Vol. 332 Issue 30885, p1
Focuses on the anticipation over legislators' position on the Internet tax moratorium bill in the United States. Expiration of the moratorium on October 2001; Arguments by some House members that there is no good reason for an extension.
- Internet Tax Moratorium Bill Wins Approval in house, Goes to Senate. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;05/11/2000, Vol. 332 Issue 30889, p5
Reports on the approval of a bill to extend the Internet tax moratorium by the United States House of Representatives. Ban on all existing and future state and local Internet access tax; Provisions of the Internet Nondiscrimination Act.
- D.C. renews Net tax ban. Shields, Todd // Editor & Publisher;11/26/2001, Vol. 134 Issue 46, p10
Reports the renewal of ban on Internet taxes in Washington, D.C. Approval of the bill on Internet taxes by Congress; Sponsors of the bill; Argument on taxation of remote retail sales.
- Taxing the Internet: Marketplace Fairness or Revenue Grab? Henchman, Joseph // Journal of State Taxation;May/Jun2013, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p32
A summary is presented of the bill S. 336 and H.R. 684, the Marketplace Fairness Act, introduced by the U.S. Congress.
- Retailers help delay vote on Web tax ban. Schmidt, Kathleen V. // Crain's Chicago Business;04/24/2000, Vol. 23 Issue 17, p70
Reveals the success of United States retailers and local government leaders in lobbying for the postponement of a vote on a legislative bill which will extend a federal ban on Internet taxes.
- Panel Seeks to Permanently Ban Internet-Access Taxation. Ferris, Craig T. // Bond Buyer;7/18/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31680, p5
Reports that the U.S. House Judiciary Committee has approved a legislation that would permanently bar states from levying taxes on Internet access. Validity period of the bill; Other provisions under the bill; Amendments proposed by the committee in the bill.
- House to consider Internet tax bill. // Indianapolis Business Journal;05/08/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p26
Focuses on the deliberation of the United States House of Representatives on a proposed Internet tax bill. Evaluation of a proposed permanent ban on Internet taxes; Lobbyists' skepticism over the proposed bill.
- Dorgan bill addresses Internet taxation. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR Wireless News;6/18/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 25, p6
Focuses on the views of Barry Piatt, press secretary for Senator Byron Dorgan (R-N.D.), on the Dorgan bill that would extend the Internet tax moratorium in the United States. Comments of Piatt on the passage of the bill; Provisions of the bill; Expectation of Lane McIntosh, director of federal...
- Internet tax bill could cost states, cities up to $9B. // RCR Wireless News;9/29/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 39, p19
Focuses on a study issued by the Multistate Tax Commission regarding the cost of the U.S. House-passed Internet tax moratorium to cities and states, as of September 2003. Reason for the conclusion that the loss in revenue is greater than it should be; Legal reading of the expansive language in...