Category: Media

Today the Internet Tax Freedom Coalition issued the following press release. A PDF version of the release is available here. (Washington) – The Internet Tax Freedom Act (ITFA) Coalition applauds the Senate for moving quickly to introduce a measure to extend the Internet Tax Freedom Act permanently. Senators John Thune (R-SD) and Ron Wyden (D-OR), along…

Today, eight trade associations sent the following letter to House and Senate leadership urging them to act immediately on ITFA before it expires on December 11th. A PDF of the letter is available here. Dear Speaker Boehner, Leader Reid, Leader McConnell and Leader Pelosi: The undersigned associations, representing companies that collectively provide Internet access services to more than…

(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 to…

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, I think,…

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 her wildest dreams. A natural-born entrepreneur,…