On April 19th, a group of 18 taxpayer advocacy groups and conservative think tanks sent a letter to all 100 Senate offices expressing opposition to the Internet sales tax bill. Read their arguements...
Brian Bieron, Senior Director of Global Public Policy at eBay Inc., says “The Internet sales tax bill that is being rushed to a vote needs to be improved right now with a meaningful small business exemption to protect small businesses from becoming tax collectors for every state across America, threatening them with audits and litigation by tax collectors from states that are thousands of miles away from where they live, work and create jobs.”
On Thursday Utah Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT), ranking member of the Senate Finance Committee, urged caution on a decision about the so-called “Marketplace Fairness Act” in the Senate. See what he said...
This week, WWE Wrestler Glenn Jacobs, better known to his fans as “Kane”, joined the Jerry Doyle radio show to speak out against the Internet sales tax legislation that is currently moving through Congress.
Last month, the eBay Inc. Government Relations team interviewed a small group of Internet-enabled small businesses to discuss the impact current Internet sales tax legislation would have on their businesses. Watch our mini-series to hear what they have to say.
Today Tod Cohen, eBay Inc. Vice President of Global Government Relations and Deputy General Counsel, spoke at the Contested Spaces Conference in London, England.
Last week, the Wyoming Liberty Group, which is a nonprofit, nonpartisan research organization that prepares citizens for informed, active and confident involvement in local and state government, published an article that warns of the dangers of Senator Enzi’s (R-WY) Internet sales tax bill currently moving through the Senate.
Last week Carl Gish, Vice President of Global Shipping for eBay, submitted testimony to the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, U.S. Postal Services and the Census.
This week eBay was one of many Fortune 500 companies to endorse a Climate Declaration by BICEP, the Business for Innovative Climate & Energy Policy coalition.
Jonathan Gonzales, owner of eBay store lotofgoodgoods, traveled to Washington D.C. to discuss current Internet Sales Tax proposals with his Members of Congress.
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