August 2, 2012 8:39AM

The Long and the Short on Internet Tax

Last week, Steve Titch gave you a thorough run‐​down on the TechLiberationFront blog. Now Tim Carney has a quick primer on the push by big retailers to increase tax collection on goods sold online.

S. 1832, the Marketplace Fairness Act is Big Retail’s effort to increase tax collection obligations on their smaller competitors, increasing the taxes you pay along the way.