Tax threat energizes Web firms

Lipowicz, Alice
January 2000
Crain's New York Business;01/24/2000, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p14
Reports on the lobbying efforts of United States Internet companies to stave off taxation. Campaign of governors and state legislators to convince congress to tax goods sold over the Internet; Support of presidential contender Senator John McCain for a tax-free electronic commerce; Anticipated revenue losses to be incurred by the government from the tax-free operations of electronic commerce companies.


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