Items tagged with 2015

One of the best advantages of shopping online is that consumers, when it comes to most online retailers, do not have to pay sales tax. Of course, that could all change as the U.S. Congress has been looking into the issue of Internet taxes that encompass both online state sales taxes and online access taxes but for now, the debate is being postponed until 2015. On Tuesday, Senator Ron Wyden (Dem, OR) said that the government spending bill, which could be released as soon as Tuesday, will extend the ban on Internet taxes for a year. Senator Wyden co-wrote The Internet Tax Freedom Act that prohibits state and local governments from charging discriminatory internet-only taxes... Read more...