On Marketplace Fairness, EBay Fighting For Its Life

Law360, New York (November 25, 2013, 8:20 PM ET) -- Some people support taxing Internet sales, some people don’t. And then there’s eBay, which has entrenched itself into a more scrupulous position: Lobby for online sales taxes, but try to exempt as many of those sales as possible.

The online auction giant is convinced that one bill will ultimately dictate how the entire world regulates online sales. With all hands on deck, eBay has sharply concentrated its lobbying efforts, desperate to emerge as the key player in a debate over its very lifeblood.

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