H.R. 5422 (109th): To amend the Internet Tax Freedom Act to make permanent the moratorium on taxes on internet access and on multiple and discriminatory taxes on electronic commerce.


May 18, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 18, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Sensenbrenner Jr.

Representative for Wisconsin's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 18, 2006
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5/18/2006--Introduced.Amends the Internet Tax Freedom Act to make permanent the ban on state taxation of Internet access and on multiple or discriminatory taxes on electronic commerce. Allows states which imposed ... Read more >

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May 18, 2006

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Related Bills

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H.R. 4862 (Related)
Internet Consumer Protection Act of 2005

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 2, 2006

S. 849 (Related)
Internet Tax Nondiscrimination Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 19, 2005

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