The Taxman Never Gets Enough
Support for imposing sales taxes on Internet shopping in the United States Senate is only more proof that lawmakers at every level of government are desperate to fund runaway spending.
The Senate voted 74 to 20 Monday to consider a bill that would require online retailers to collect state and local sales taxes. The law now says states can only require retailers to collect sales taxes if the retailer has a physical presence in the state.
As usual, the issue is framed ...