Tag: ‘Mike Enzi’

The House GOP’s Internal Battle Over Online Sales Taxes

By :: June 16th, 2015

Yesterday, Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) introduced the Remote Transactions Parity Act, which would clarify how states can require out-of-state retailers to collect sales tax on online purchases. The measure is modeled on a bill sponsored by Mike Enzi (R-WY) and others that overwhelmingly passed the Senate last year. Chaffetz set off a predictable firestorm of […]

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A Fix on the Horizon for the Online Sales Tax Mess

By :: November 17th, 2011

A bipartisan group of 10 U.S. senators would allow states to require online retailers to collect sales taxes on all purchases, as long as the states first agree to simplify their sales tax rules. And, remarkably, their  idea has broad support in the business community and may actually pass. The effort, led by senators Mike […]

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