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Webcast: South Dakota v. Wayfair – Insights on the Oral Argument
Posted on 6 Apr 2018 by Eversheds Sutherland LLP

On April 17, 2018, the US Supreme Court is poised to hear oral arguments in the case of South Dakota v. Wayfair. The Wayfair case will re-examine the 1992 holding of Quill v. North Dakota, in which the US Supreme Court ruled that states could not compel... Read More

State Net Capitol Journal – July 7, 2014; Early Internet Gambling Revenues Disappointing
Posted on 7 Jul 2014 by State Net

Budget & Taxes EARLY INTERNET GAMBLING REVENUES DISAPPOINTING: Last year Delaware, Nevada and New Jersey became the first states in the nation to legalize Internet gambling. But so far, their online gambling revenues have been falling far short... Read More

State Net Capitol Journal – August 11, 2014; Pennsylvania House Cancels Vote On Cigarette Tax
Posted on 11 Aug 2014 by State Net

Budget & Taxes PA HOUSE CANCELS VOTE ON CIGARETTE TAX: The prospects for a cigarette tax bill providing emergency funding for Philadelphia schools were thrown into limbo last month when Republicans who control the state's Senate made some last... Read More

State Net Capitol Journal – January 25, 2016; Utah Looking to Force Action on Internet Sales Taxes
Posted on 25 Jan 2016 by State Net

Budget & Taxes UT Looking to Force Action on Internet Sales Taxes Utah Sen. Curt Bramble (R) said he and his colleagues will debate a bill this year requiring Utah-based businesses that sell on the Internet to collect sales taxes on those transactions... Read More

State Net Capitol Journal – November 2, 2015; U.S. House of Representatives Passes Budget
Posted on 2 Nov 2015 by State Net

Budget & Taxes US House Passes Budget The U.S. House has seen only disarray in recent weeks with the ouster of speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) at the hands of his party’s far-right Freedom Caucus. But last Wednesday the chamber passed a... Read More

State Net Capitol Journal – November 24, 2014; No Marketplace Fairness Act This Year
Posted on 24 Nov 2014 by State Net

Budget & Taxes NO MARKETPLACE FAIRNESS ACT THIS YEAR: States hoping for a piece of the estimated $23 billion-plus a year in uncollected state sales taxes on Internet purchases — at least in the form of the federal Marketplace Fairness Act... Read More