Rising Sun Pool’s Tara Onthank is visiting Washington D.C. to speak to the House Judiciary Committee in advance of the legislative hearing on e-fairness. They will discuss the need to close the sales tax loophole for online businesses, which allows online-only retailers to avoid collecting taxes at the point of sale, hurting small businesses with unfair prices.
Below is the official press release for this event:
Contact: Joshua Baca
February 24 2014 Joshua@Standwithmainstreet.com
A group of small business owners from North Carolina and across the country are traveling to Washington, D.C. to urge their Members of Congress to pass e-fairness legislation like the Marketplace Fairness Act this year. These small business owners will be meeting with members of the House Judiciary Committee in advance of the March 4, 2014 scheduled legislative hearing on e-fairness and discuss with them the need to close the online sales tax loophole.
WHO: Small business members of the Alliance for Main Street Fairness (AMSF) including the following from North Carolina:
WHAT: Meetings with House Judiciary Committee Members
WHEN: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
WHERE: Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C.