NCSL Panel Urges Fed. Law On Taxing Digital Goods

Law360, Nashville, Tenn. (August 7, 2019, 7:06 PM EDT) -- A resolution reaffirming support for federal legislation standardizing the taxation of digital goods and services and recognizing the Wayfair decision's impact was passed by a National Conference of State Legislatures committee on Wednesday, opposed only by New Hampshire's representative.

The NCSL Budgets and Revenue Committee voted 18-1 to support a resolution urging Congress to pass the Federal Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act, S.B. 3581, which according to the resolution would address the taxation of digital goods and services, including online streaming services, and would prevent double or discriminatory taxation.

The committee took up the measure at the NCSL's annual...

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