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S. 156 - Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act of 2007

Taxation. 110th Congress (2007-2008) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to make the moratorium on Internet access taxes and multiple and discriminatory taxes on electronic commerce permanent. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been introduced. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act of 2007

S. 156 — 110th Congress (2007–2008)

Summary
A bill to make the moratorium on Internet access taxes and multiple and discriminatory taxes on electronic commerce permanent. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to make the moratorium on Internet access taxes and multiple and discriminatory taxes on electronic commerce permanent.
Other Titles
  • Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act of 2007
Sponsor
Ron Wyden
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Taxation
  • Business
  • Electronic commerce
  • Electronic mail systems
  • Excise tax
  • Federal preemption
  • Intergovernmental tax relations
  • Internet
  • Local laws
  • Local taxation
  • Sales tax
  • State and local government
  • State laws
  • State taxation
  • Tax administration
  • Tax exemption
  • Technology
  • Telecommunication
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced1/04/2007
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced1/04/2007
1/04/2007Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
1/04/2007Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S148)
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$1,867,390
$318,818
$585,874
$133,960
$2,418,899
$5,496,658
$1,249,506
$12,071,105
$0

opposed this bill

Fiscal & tax policy (split)
7 Organizations Supported and 1 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act of 2007

7 organizations supported this bill

Association for Competitive Technology
(n.d.). Association for Competitive Technology; "S. 156- The Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act". Retrieved n.d., from .
FreedomWorks
FreedomWorks (2007, January 10). FreedomWorks Salutes Senators Wyden, McCain and Sununu For Leading the Fight Against Internet Taxes. Retrieved March 30, 2009, from FreedomWorks.
Hispanic Technology and Telecommunications Partnership
Mirabal, Manuel (2007, September 27). HTTP Supports Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act. Retrieved March 30, 2009, from Hispanic Technology & Telecommunications Partnership.
Mywireless.org
(n.d.). MyWireless.org; "Support Making the Internet Tax Moratorium Permanent And Keep Access Taxes Off of the Internet For Good!". Retrieved n.d., from .
National Association of Manufacturers
(n.d.). National Association of Manafacturers; "Internet Tax Moratorium Hearings Scheduled". Retrieved n.d., from .
NCTA - The Internet & Television Association
Rob Stoddard/Brian Dietz (2007, January 30). Comments of NCTA President & CEO Kyle McSlarrow Regarding Introduction in the U.S. House of Representatives of the Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act of 2007. Retrieved September 22, 2014, from NCTA.
Telecommunications Industry Association
Telecommunications Industry Association (2007, October 1). TIA Continues Internet Tax Ban Advocacy Despite Congressional Delays. Retrieved March 30, 2009, from TIA.

1 organization opposed this bill

Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
(n.d.). Center on Budget and Policy Priorities; "A Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act: Harmful And Unwarranted"; Michael Mazerov. Retrieved n.d., from .

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 110th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2003 – December 31, 2008.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$45,540$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$55,000$0
Alan Wayne AllardRCO$0$0
Max BaucusDMT$49,950$0
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$86,091$0
Bob BennettRUT$27,000$0
Joe BidenDDE$47,850$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$21,800$0
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$97,860$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$43,500$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$61,422$0
Sam BrownbackRKS$74,365$0
Jim BunningRKY$64,565$0
Richard BurrRNC$232,467$0
Robert ByrdDWV$26,200$0
Maria CantwellDWA$104,700$0
Ben CardinDMD$50,050$0
Tom CarperDDE$44,870$0
Bob CaseyDPA$107,950$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$408,798$0
Hillary ClintonDNY$530,749$0
Tom CoburnROK$850,085$0
William Thad CochranRMS$23,300$0
Norm ColemanRMN$499,130$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$94,449$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$21,250$0
Bob CorkerRTN$131,684$0
John CornynRTX$151,328$0
Larry CraigRID$10,500$0
Mike CrapoRID$28,210$0
Jim DeMintRSC$406,081$0
Chris DoddDCT$37,700$0
Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$496,110$0
Pete DomeniciRNM$29,400$0
Byron DorganDND$85,008$0
Dick DurbinDIL$71,250$0
John EnsignRNV$105,767$0
Mike EnziRWY$21,500$0
Russ FeingoldDWI$28,150$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$13,500$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$101,908$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$109,478$0
Judd GreggRNH$54,500$0
Chuck HagelRNE$47,515$0
Tom HarkinDIA$63,830$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$78,150$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$104,130$0
Jim InhofeROK$73,875$0
Dan InouyeDHI$78,574$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$99,300$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$42,494$0
Ted KennedyDMA$35,200$0
John F. KerryDMA$53,965$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$73,168$0
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$395,742$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$59,559$0
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$106,700$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$20,500$0
Carl LevinDMI$35,131$0
Joe LiebermanICT$162,200$0
Blanche LincolnDAR$78,408$0
Chester Trent LottRMS$44,000$0
Dick LugarRIN$58,950$0
Mel MartinezRFL$237,590$0
John McCainRAZ$51,550$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$72,300$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$327,908$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$162,320$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$37,750$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$110,099$0
Patty MurrayDWA$32,650$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$181,464$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$126,750$0
Barack ObamaDIL$158,926$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$78,400$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$11,750$0
Harry ReidDNV$99,750$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$130,399$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$122,750$0
Ken SalazarDCO$191,600$0
Bernie SandersIVT$4,000$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$83,100$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$76,870$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$29,500$0
Gordon SmithROR$161,045$0
Olympia J. SnoweRME$93,189$0
Arlen SpecterDPA$281,390$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$45,950$0
Ted StevensRAK$127,949$0
John SununuRNH$602,341$0
Jon TesterDMT$8,850$0
Craig ThomasRWY$25,000$0
John ThuneRSD$718,728$0
David VitterRLA$214,069$0
George VoinovichROH$103,403$0
John WarnerRVA$0$0
Jim WebbDVA$20,910$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$9,950$0
Ron WydenDOR$68,499$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$45,540$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$55,000$0
Alan Wayne AllardRCO$0$0
Max BaucusDMT$49,950$0
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$86,091$0
Bob BennettRUT$27,000$0
Joe BidenDDE$47,850$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$21,800$0
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$97,860$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$43,500$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$61,422$0
Sam BrownbackRKS$74,365$0
Jim BunningRKY$64,565$0
Richard BurrRNC$232,467$0
Robert ByrdDWV$26,200$0
Maria CantwellDWA$104,700$0
Ben CardinDMD$50,050$0
Tom CarperDDE$44,870$0
Bob CaseyDPA$107,950$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$408,798$0
Hillary ClintonDNY$530,749$0
Tom CoburnROK$850,085$0
William Thad CochranRMS$23,300$0
Norm ColemanRMN$499,130$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$94,449$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$21,250$0
Bob CorkerRTN$131,684$0
John CornynRTX$151,328$0
Larry CraigRID$10,500$0
Mike CrapoRID$28,210$0
Jim DeMintRSC$406,081$0
Chris DoddDCT$37,700$0
Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$496,110$0
Pete DomeniciRNM$29,400$0
Byron DorganDND$85,008$0
Dick DurbinDIL$71,250$0
John EnsignRNV$105,767$0
Mike EnziRWY$21,500$0
Russ FeingoldDWI$28,150$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$13,500$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$101,908$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$109,478$0
Judd GreggRNH$54,500$0
Chuck HagelRNE$47,515$0
Tom HarkinDIA$63,830$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$78,150$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$104,130$0
Jim InhofeROK$73,875$0
Dan InouyeDHI$78,574$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$99,300$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$42,494$0
Ted KennedyDMA$35,200$0
John F. KerryDMA$53,965$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$73,168$0
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$395,742$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$59,559$0
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$106,700$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$20,500$0
Carl LevinDMI$35,131$0
Joe LiebermanICT$162,200$0
Blanche LincolnDAR$78,408$0
Chester Trent LottRMS$44,000$0
Dick LugarRIN$58,950$0
Mel MartinezRFL$237,590$0
John McCainRAZ$51,550$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$72,300$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$327,908$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$162,320$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$37,750$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$110,099$0
Patty MurrayDWA$32,650$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$181,464$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$126,750$0
Barack ObamaDIL$158,926$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$78,400$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$11,750$0
Harry ReidDNV$99,750$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$130,399$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$122,750$0
Ken SalazarDCO$191,600$0
Bernie SandersIVT$4,000$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$83,100$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$76,870$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$29,500$0
Gordon SmithROR$161,045$0
Olympia J. SnoweRME$93,189$0
Arlen SpecterDPA$281,390$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$45,950$0
Ted StevensRAK$127,949$0
John SununuRNH$602,341$0
Jon TesterDMT$8,850$0
Craig ThomasRWY$25,000$0
John ThuneRSD$718,728$0
David VitterRLA$214,069$0
George VoinovichROH$103,403$0
John WarnerRVA$0$0
Jim WebbDVA$20,910$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$9,950$0
Ron WydenDOR$68,499$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Republican/Conservative$5,496,658
Cable distributors & service providers$2,418,899
Telecommunications$1,867,390
Minority/Ethnic Groups$1,249,506
Manufacturing$585,874
Small business associations$318,818
Communications & Electronics$133,960
Fiscal & tax policy$94,544

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Fiscal & tax policy$94,544
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