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Internet Taxes

U.S. Senate Will Soon Vote on Bill to Impose State Taxation of Internet Sales

Grover Norquist | Posted 05.21.2013 | Politics
Grover Norquist

This latest assault on Internet commerce is wrong for many reasons. It will undermine healthy tax competition -- pressure to keep taxes low in your state. It creates real privacy concerns. And it is only the first step in allowing politicians in another state to tax you in yours.

A TAX ON EMAIL!?

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 03.08.2013 | Business

If the post office is going to go down, perhaps it should at least go down with a fight. Gordon Wozniak, a city councilman in Berkeley, Calif., has...

You Could Soon Be Taxed For Having Internet

The Hill | Brendan Sasso | Posted 08.27.2012 | Money

The Federal Communications Commission is eyeing a proposal to tax broadband Internet service. The move would funnel money to the Connect America Fu...

Use Online Sales Tax to Pay for Medicaid Expansion

Linda R. Monk, J.D. | Posted 07.19.2012 | Business
Linda R. Monk, J.D.

A good lawyer thinks of problems. A great lawyer thinks of solutions. Mississippi attorney and blogger Philip Thomas has the brilliant idea to use a predicted tax windfall from Internet sales to fund Medicaid expansion under Obamacare.

Internet Taxes Could Cover Salaries Of More Than 46,000 Teachers

AP | CHRIS TOMLINSON | Posted 08.19.2011 | Business

This post has been corrected. AUSTIN, Texas — State governments across the country are laying off teachers, closing public libraries and parks,...