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)
In remarks today around his new tax plan and the ‘Gig Economy’, Senator Marco Rubio made statements in support of tax free Internet access: “I’ve proposed a comprehensive tax reform plan that is both pro-growth and pro-family. And today, I’d like to discuss with all of you some additional ways to make the tax code […]
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 […]