About the Internet Tax Freedom Act Coalition
We believe that permanently extending the moratorium on taxing Internet access and preventing multiple and discriminatory taxation of Internet sales through passage of a permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act (ITFA) will benefit America’s consumers and innovators and ultimately lead to higher economic growth and job creation.
Congress has introduced legislation in both the House and Senate: the Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act (H.R.235) and the Internet Tax Freedom Forever Act (S. 431)
See original op-ed by Representative Anna Eshoo at The Daily Journal. OP-ED: Keep Internet access tax free June 19, 2015, 05:00 AM By Anna Eshoo Today, a mother can go online to reorder a supply of diapers for her newborn. A father can search for a new job to support his family. A daughter can […]
(Washington) – The Internet Tax Freedom Act (ITFA) Coalition today applauded the House for protecting consumers against internet access taxes. The House unanimously approved H.R. 235, a bill sponsored by Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) and Representative Anna Eshoo (D-CA) that makes ITFA permanent. “This legislation ensures consumers don’t have to pay excessive taxes to […]
Today, five organization sent the following letter to House and Senate Leadership urging them to enact H.R. 235 and S. 431, which makes the Internet Tax Freedom Act (ITFA) permanent. A PDF of the letter is available here. Dear Speaker Boehner, Leader McConnell, Leader Reid and Leader Pelosi: While our collective organizations may not always agree on policy issues, we […]