As states like South Dakota and Alabama are enforcing laws that require big online retailers to collect state sales taxes, they’re renewing the fight for sales tax fairness.
After years of fighting for a federal fix for the online sales tax loophole, this week, advocates for e-fairness gained a new ally: U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony M. Kennedy. On Tuesday, the Supreme Court decided a question over which … Read More
In a letter sent this week to every member of the U.S. Senate, AIB member organizations cheered the introduction of the Marketplace & Internet Tax Fairness Act and urged its passage. The legislation, which authorizes states to pass legislation requiring … Read More
In a commentary published today in Business Week, AIB co-founders Kathleen McHugh (American Specialty Toy Retailing Association) and Oren Teicher (American Booksellers Association) outline why passing internet sales tax fairness legislation is of critical importance to the nation’s small businesses. They urge … Read More
This week, a coalition of 18 independent trade associations, led by the American Booksellers Association, urged the U.S. House of Representatives’ Committee on the Judiciary to hold a hearing on sales tax fairness. In a letter addressed to Chairman Bob … Read More