Internet Sales Tax Collection Acts Introduced In Congress
Late last week, members in both houses of Congress introduced bills to allow states to collect taxes on Internet sales.
In the House, a bipartisan group led by Reps. Kristi Noem (R-SD) and John Conyers, Jr. (D-MI) reintroduced H.R. 2193, the “Remote Transactions Parity Act.”
In the Senate, Senators Mike Enzi (R-Wyo.), Dick Durbin (D-Ill.), Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), and Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND), introduced S.B. 976, the “Marketplace Fairness Act of 2017.”
The US Capitol is seen in Washington, DC, April 28, 2017. (SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
Under the Senate bill, member states under the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement are authorized …