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2011-07-29 18:12:00

ARLINGTON, Va., July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) welcomed Legislation introduced today by Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) that addresses a fundamental unfairness in tax policy and closes a decades-old loophole that threatens retail jobs on Main Street.

2011-07-29 16:40:00

WASHINGTON, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Contrary to its name, legislation introduced today called the "Main Street Fairness Act" contains many unfair provisions that will adversely impact taxpaying consumers and business, according to the 362,000-member National Taxpayers Union (NTU).

2011-07-29 14:32:00

SEATTLE, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FedTax(R) joins its TaxCloud(R) merchants in applauding Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Representative John Conyers (D-MI) for introducing the Main Street Fairness Act in both chambers of Congress.

2011-07-22 08:26:00

SEATTLE, July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FedTax® announced today that it joins its TaxCloud® merchants in urging Congress to enact the Main Street Fairness Act (MSFA). The MSFA will authorize states that have simplified their sales tax systems to require online retailers to collect sales tax.

2011-05-12 15:08:00

WASHINGTON, May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National wireless consumer advocacy group MyWireless.org® applauded Congress today for the introduction of bipartisan legislation giving consumers a break from potential multiple and discriminatory state and local taxes levied on purchases of digital goods and services.

2011-04-13 10:25:00

WASHINGTON, April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A recent survey conducted by Forbes Magazine named Internet retailer Amazon.com the most reputable company in America.

2011-03-21 11:04:27

With states scrambling to find ways to generate revenue, tax-free online shopping is becoming a target increasingly being focused in the crosshairs.

2011-03-10 08:15:00

SEATTLE, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FedTax, a private company committed to making it easy for online retailers to collect sales tax, today announced the appointment of Joan Wagnon as Executive Vice President. Ms.

2011-01-05 12:50:00

State poised to enact legislation that has failed in other states WASHINGTON, Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Illinois State Senate is on track to adopt a new tax provision that will reduce state tax revenue and harm small businesses, according to Washington D.C.-based NetChoice.

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