Tagged: marketplace fairness act

No More Stalling on Marketplace Fairness (Randy Zook Commentary)

by Randy Zook 12/1/2014 12:00 am

It has been widely reported that U.S. House Speaker John Boehner has promised that the Marketplace Fairness Act will not surface in 2014. Congress’ failure to act on this important measure is a huge setback for Arkansas’ businesses, for our retail and commercial industries, and is another blow by Washington to Arkansas’ economy.

After Supremes' Decision, Womack Urges Congress to Act on Online Sales Tax

by Lance Turner 12/3/2013 11:10 am

U.S. Rep. Steve Womack, R-Ark., is heartened by Monday's decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to let stand New York's online sales tax law.

‘Marketplace Fairness’ Online Tax Waits for Congress

by Luke Jones 10/21/2013 12:00 am

After years of court battles and failed bills, Congress is the only hope left for a measure intended to level the tax playing field between physical businesses and their online-only competitors.

Steve Womack Joins Call for Online Sales Tax

by Associated Press 11/30/2012 7:57 am

Republican Arkansas Congressman Rep. Steve Womack is to join in the call for passage of a law allowing states to levy sales taxes on online and catalog purchases.