State and local governments depend on many different types of taxes, one of which is known as an excise tax. Like general sales taxes, excise taxes are paid on the purchase of an item. But unlike sales taxes, excise...
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The debate about whether states should be able to tax out-of-state sellers is not new: It actually dates back to our country's founding. After independence, in the 1780s, states engaged in a trade war with each other. Coastal states imposed...
Joseph Henchman Vice President, Legal & State Projects, Tax Foundation Hearing on H.R. 3179, the Marketplace Equity Act of 2011 Before the Committee on the Judiciary, U.S. House of Representatives July 24, 2012 Mr. Chairman, Mr...
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