Reps. Introduce Bill To Permanently Ban Internet Taxes

Law360, New York (September 12, 2013, 7:09 PM EDT) -- A bipartisan group of lawmakers on Thursday introduced a bill that would make permanent the Internet tax moratorium that was established with the Internet Tax Freedom Act of 1998.

Reps. Bob Goodlatte, R-Va.; Anna Eshoo, D-Calif.; Spencer Bachus, R-Ala.; Steve Cohen, D-Tenn.; and Steve Chabot, R-Ohio, introduced the Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act, H.R. 3086, to keep Internet access affordable, drive innovation and promote Internet access as a path to employment, education, health care and business opportunities, the group said.

The bill would make permanent the provisions...
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