How to Circumvent the Marketplace Fairness Act Small Seller Exemption Penalty

Free Sales Tax Illustration

The U.S. Senate is at it again…they introduced new legislation titled, “To restore States’ sovereign rights to enforce State and local sales and use tax laws, and for other purposes.”  Here is a link to the bill.  This legislation would allow a $1 million small seller exemption.  So basically if your “remote sales” are less […]

Dan Crippen of the National Governors Association Misses the Mark on Online Tax Parity

On March 9, 2015, DAN CRIPPEN of the National Governors Association (NGA) wrote a letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker of the House, U.S. House of Representative.  NGA wants remote sellers to collect sales taxes from customers. Here is an exert of the letter he sent: “Under the chairman’s proposal, if a Virginian made […]

Dan Schneider of the American Conservative Union is WRONG on #eFairness

Dan Schneider American Conservative Union

I recently read an article written by  DAN SCHNEIDER titled, “Will Congress give Alibaba a Green Light to Crush America’s Small Business?”  He is the executive director of the American Conservative Union.  In my opinion his organization lacks credibility read why here Marketplace Fairness Act: Fake Conservative Opinions are for Sale. Here is a quote from SCHNEIDER’s […]

Facts: Alibaba #efairness False Statements and the Internet Sales Tax

ALIBABA has become the imaginary NEW villain of #efairness proponents. The movie Alibaba and the 40 thieves come to my mind.  Articles are being written, videos are being produced all with the intent to add fear to the minds of those that dig no deeper into the issues.  Is it false information, deceptive propaganda or just spreading rumors to […]

Software Capabilities Overstated by 972 Days and Counting: Marketplace Fairness Act

On March 28, 2012, David Campbell, FedTax CEO & Co-Founder wrote and signed a letter to Governor Paul LePage of Maine that showed, in part: “In fact, using our TaxCloud service doesn’t require any resources at all, because it is completely free.” “Any retailer that uses an online “shopping cart” or order management system can […]

Debate: Thomas Carlson vs David Campbell TaxCloud re Marketplace Fairness Act

Apparently TaxCloud owner David Campbell would like to debate me about the Marketplace Fairness Act.  I copied and pasted the debate so far from a closed LinkedIn group.  David feel free to debate me in the open here.  I will post all of your comments at the bottom of this page.  Also, anyone else can […]

The EPIC Fail by @eFairness All U.S. Senators and Congressman Must Read This Now

“I think this is an EPIC FAIL by @eFairness advocate TaxCloud a Certified Software Provider (CSP).  This company keeps on writing letters to law makers on how wonderful tax collection could be if people just used their magical software.  The sales pitch is akin to selling snake oil of the past that cures all ailments.  Buy my […]