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June 11, 2013




What the Marketplace Fairness Act Means for You

The days of tax-free online shopping in the States could finally be numbered.

By now, you have probably already heard all about the Marketplace Fairness Act (MFA), also known as the “Internet Sales Tax.” It’s a new legislation that …

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May 8, 2013




Catalogers Weigh in on Marketplace Fairness Act

A group of catalogers and suppliers met with Congressional staff on Capitol Hill on Tuesday to discuss their concerns with the Marketplace Fairness Act which passed in the Senate on May 6.

The bill is now headed to the House of …

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In Executive, Global

November 17, 2011




Opinion: Amazon Stands To Win Big From Marketplace Fairness Act

Since the Marketplace Fairness Act was unveiled – which would create a constitutional framework for collecting sales tax online – I have received countless emails speaking to the “fairness” of the bill and how it would “level the playing field” for ecommerce …

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In Ecommerce

November 10, 2011




Amazon Supports Marketplace Fairness Act

Ecommerce giant Amazon.com has come out in support of the Marketplace Fairness Act, a federal bill introduced this morning by U.S. Senators Richard J. Durbin (D-IL), Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Michael B. Enzi (R-WY), that would create a …

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May 7, 2013




Senate’s Marketplace Fairness Act Debated on Twitter

Less than 24-hours after the Senate passed the Marketplace Fairness Act, users across Twitter took to the social media site to express their frustration on how the tax, if passed by the House of Representatives, will impact their lives as …

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May 3, 2013




Online Sellers Need to Stay Alert to Potential Tax Compliance Requirements Under Proposed Marketplace Fairness Act

Online Sellers Need to Stay Alert to Potential Tax Compliance Requirements Under Proposed Marketplace Fairness Act (via PR Newswire)
KPMG’s Harley Duncan Available for Comment NEW YORK, May 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – With the U.S. Senate poised to vote on legislation …

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Senate-building

May 1, 2013




A Look Back at Marketplace Fairness Act

Last week the Senate voted 74 to 20 in favor of proceeding with its debate on the Marketplace Fairness Act and merchants are weighing in on how it would impact their business. Take a look back at Multichannel Merchant’s coverage of …

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In Executive, Must Reads

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May 1, 2013




eBay Says Marketplace Fairness Act Fight is Not Over

Devin Wenig, president of eBay Marketplaces, said it’s inevitable that an online sales tax bill will eventually become law, but that it won’t stop his company from fighting to make it fair for small businesses.

During a keynote discussion …

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Senate-building

April 30, 2013




Mixed Reviews on Marketplace Fairness Act

Last week the Senate voted 74 to 20 in favor of proceeding with its debate on the Marketplace Fairness Act and merchants are weighing in on how it would impact their business.

Chris Brenner, vice president of PetSolutions, said in an email “…

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In Executive, Tax & Regulations

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April 29, 2013




Marketplace Fairness Act Clears Major Hurdle

The Senate has set up a final vote on the Marketplace Fairness Act.

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