Countdown to ITFA Expiration
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 houses that would help achieve this mission: the Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act (H.R.3086) in the House and the Internet Tax Freedom Forever Act (S. 1431) in the Senate.
(WASHINGTON) –Today, the Internet Tax Freedom Act (ITFA) Coalition commends the action taken by minority organizations urging Congress to avert a tax increase on Internet access. In a letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, fifteen organizations—including Consumer Action, the National Black Chamber of Commerce, and Rainbow Push—called on Congress […]
Today, fifteen minority organizations sent the following letter to Senate leadership. A PDF of the letter is available here. Dear Majority Leader Reid and Minority Leader McConnell, On behalf of the members of organizations representing diverse communities, we write today to continue to express our strong support for the Internet Tax Freedom Act (ITFA). This […]
The ITFA Coalition released the following press release today (available as a PDF here). WASHINGTON, DC – The ITFA Coalition, a group of communications and technology companies, business associations and consumer groups, urges the Senate to follow the House by passing an extension of the Internet Tax Freedom Act (ITFA), which bars taxes on Internet […]