Senate procedural vote gives big thumbs up to Marketplace Fairness Act

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Senate procedural vote gives big thumbs up to Marketplace Fairness Act

Mar 25 2013

On Friday, the Senate voted 75-24 in favor of a budget resolution amendment that supports the right of states to require "remote" retailers to collect and remit sales tax on purchases made in the state. The vote was a very positive procedural move to test support for the Marketplace Fairness Act, which has an increasing chance of coming up for a vote this congressional session.

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