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H.R. 6724 (115th): Protecting Businesses from Burdensome Compliance Cost Act of 2018

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In June, the Supreme Court opened the door for states to collect far more in internet sales taxes. Should they?

Context

In 1967, the Supreme Court ruled that a state can’t charge tax on an out-of-state seller or business for goods or products shipped into the state, in the 6–3 decision National Bellas Hess v. Illinois. The decision was relatively minor at the time, since most purchases were done in person or physically at a local store, but it became far more important decades later thanks to the ...

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Bob Gibbs

Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 7th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 6, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Introduced:

Sep 6, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 6, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Sep 6, 2018
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.R. 6724 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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