Monthly Archives: July 2013

E-fairness: Good for Oak Ridge, good for Tennessee, good for the nation

Let’s start with a given: online retail sales have always been subject to state and local taxes. The percentage of people who pay those taxes voluntarily, however, is in the single digits. The low single digits. Taxes are never popular. …

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States, businesses and consumers would all benefit from the Marketplace Fairness Act

The Tenth Amendment provides that any authority not expressly delegated to the federal government by the Constitution remains with the states. Much of the strength of our federal system lies in the resultant diversity of our states. That dichotomy has …

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