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.
With fewer than 65 days to act before the Internet Tax Freedom Act (ITFA) expires, we are encouraged to see more coverage of this important issue, particularly from the consumer side. As Rep. Anna Eshoo said in her floor remarks when the House passed the bill on July 15 by voice vote, “This is clearly, […]
Originally posted on MyWireless.com Meet Tina Tamale. She has an amazing story, and wireless is a big part of it Tina grew up in the family restaurant business originally founded by her grandmother 70 years ago. Harnessing her enthusiasm, work ethic and wireless technology, she was able to take this business and expand it beyond […]
Originally posted on the Institute for Policy Innovation’s Tax Bytes on July 24, 2014. As President Obama said at a fundraiser this week, “…for the average person it feels as if incomes, wages just haven’t gone up; that people, no matter how hard they work, they feel stuck.” And yet the Senate is poised to […]