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May 21, 2014

How ObamaCare customers could end up with a big tax bill

IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews

Fox News Chief national correspondent Jim Angle tells how Obamacare customers may end up with a big tax bill from Uncle Sam.

May 9, 2014

Carl Cannon's Morning Note: May 9, 2014

IPI expert referenced: Tom Giovanetti

In RealClearMarkets, Tom Giovanetti cites Pfizer’s planned deal with Astra-Zeneca and subsequent move overseas as emblematic of America’s business climate.

May 2, 2014

Capitol Hill

IPI expert referenced: Bartlett Cleland

The Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act (HR-3086) and the Internet Tax Freedom Forever Act (S-1431) need to pass Congress before the end of the current congressional session, said an Institute for Policy Innovation (IPI) blog post Thursday.

April 4, 2014

A Tax Code Lacking Common Sense

IPI expert referenced: Tom Giovanetti
March 12, 2014

Keep the Web Free of New Taxes and Regulations

IPI expert referenced: Bartlett D. Cleland

Governments at the state, federal and global levels must recognize a decentralized and self-governed Internet is the best way to encourage more innovation and opportunity on the Web.

January 6, 2014

Other Comments: The Empire Strikes Back

IPI expert referenced: Bartlett D. Cleland

After years of watching companies flee the country, the UK has begun aggressively reforming its corporate tax code. Meanwhile, the 40% U.S. corporate tax rate remains the highest in the world.

November 21, 2013

Taxpayers Foot The Bill For Study Supporting New Internet Sales Taxes

In addition to the new paper, the SBA Office of Advocacy has begun a social media campaign to promote both the paper and Internet sales taxes. IPI even found a list of suggested Twitter tweets that the Office of Advocacy wrote for supporters to use to promote the flawed report.

July 1, 2013

Tradeoffs and Tax Reform

IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews

With the number of congressional hearings on tax reform taking place this year, it seems possible that some part of the reform proposals being aired may eventually become law.

April 15, 2013

Internet sales tax again on agenda

IPI expert referenced: Bartlett Cleland

While Rep. Steve Womack takes another crack at legislation that would help states collect taxes on Internet sales, IPI's Bartlett Cleland warns the measure would hurt businesses. Cleland says businesses will shoulder the burden of increased audits and additional tax payments that should be collected by states "who can't figure out how to clean up their own messes internally" and collect the tax from customers.

April 10, 2013

Enzi's 'Marketplace Fairness Act' a Trojan horse

IPI expert referenced: Bartlett Cleland

If passed, the MFA will increase taxes as “multiple jurisdictions lay claim to the same transaction and demand payment,” said IPI's Bartlett Cleland. The proposal “does away with any requirement that a business have a physical connection in a jurisdiction before it can be required to levy taxes on its sales.”


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