Includes all politicians who were in office at any point during the 112th Congress.

S. 971 - Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act of 2011

Taxation. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to promote neutrality, simplicity, and fairness in the taxation of digital goods and digital services. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been introduced. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act of 2011

S. 971 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to promote neutrality, simplicity, and fairness in the taxation of digital goods and digital services. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to promote neutrality, simplicity, and fairness in the taxation of digital goods and digital services.
Other Titles
  • Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act of 2011
Sponsor
Ron Wyden
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Taxation
  • Internet and video services
  • Retail and wholesale trades
  • Sales and excise taxes
  • State and local taxation
  • Tax administration and collection, taxpayers
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced5/12/2011
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced5/12/2011
5/12/2011Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
5/12/2011Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$114,100
$1,295,689
$1,409,789
$0
2 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act of 2011

2 organizations supported this bill

CTIA - The Wireless Association
Andrew Feinberg (2012, April 17). Wireless execs call for Senate action on tax bills, Digital Goods Act. The Hill. Retrieved April 17, 2012, from http://thehill.com/blogs/hillicon-valley/technology/222075-wireless-execs-call-for-senate-action-on-tax-bills.
Mywireless.org
McLean, Amy (n.d.). Taxes: Digital Goods and Services. Retrieved June 21, 2012, from Powersource Online.

0 organizations opposed this bill

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 112th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2007 – December 31, 2012.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$2,000$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$1,000$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$11,000$0
John BarrassoRWY$19,000$0
Max BaucusDMT$21,100$0
Mark BegichDAK$23,000$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$91,588$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$1,000$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$2,900$0
Roy BluntRMO$7,500$0
John BoozmanRAR$4,400$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$12,200$0
Scott P. BrownRMA$23,900$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$8,500$0
Richard BurrRNC$15,990$0
Maria CantwellDWA$11,800$0
Ben CardinDMD$3,000$0
Tom CarperDDE$16,500$0
Bob CaseyDPA$5,050$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$2,300$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$1,500$0
Tom CoburnROK$2,250$0
William Thad CochranRMS$2,000$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$1,000$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$1,000$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$2,450$0
Bob CorkerRTN$6,350$0
John CornynRTX$1,000$0
Mike CrapoRID$10,010$0
Jim DeMintRSC$24,270$0
Dick DurbinDIL$16,900$0
Mike EnziRWY$4,500$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$3,500$0
Al FrankenDMN$18,630$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$28,250$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$3,000$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$11,000$0
Kay R. HaganDNC$1,550$0
Tom HarkinDIA$14,850$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$7,000$0
Dean HellerRNV$6,500$0
John HoevenRND$6,600$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$1,000$0
Jim InhofeROK$0$0
Dan InouyeDHI$22,900$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$9,000$0
Mike JohannsRNE$52,049$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$4,800$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$16,786$0
John F. KerryDMA$17,500$0
Mark KirkRIL$1,000$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$38,375$0
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$4,500$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$21,900$0
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$20,100$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$1,000$0
Mike LeeRUT$2,000$0
Carl LevinDMI$6,560$0
Joe LiebermanICT$-1,900$0
Dick LugarRIN$0$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$7,500$0
John McCainRAZ$15,500$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$33,800$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$34,550$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$20,250$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$5,750$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0
Jerry MoranRKS$7,100$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$29,900$0
Patty MurrayDWA$13,500$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$23,400$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$41,550$0
Rand PaulRKY$0$0
Rob PortmanROH$6,150$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$32,800$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$3,750$0
Harry ReidDNV$54,050$0
Jim RischRID$11,250$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$8,000$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$55,300$0
Marco RubioRFL$4,750$0
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$49,300$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$200$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$6,800$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$2,000$0
Olympia J. SnoweRME$17,500$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$6,500$0
Jon TesterDMT$12,100$0
John ThuneRSD$23,200$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$10,650$0
Mark UdallDCO$83,081$0
Tom UdallDNM$12,300$0
David VitterRLA$14,500$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$34,900$0
Jim WebbDVA$1,500$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$500$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$14,000$0
Ron WydenDOR$36,500$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$2,000$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$1,000$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$11,000$0
John BarrassoRWY$19,000$0
Max BaucusDMT$21,100$0
Mark BegichDAK$23,000$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$91,588$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$1,000$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$2,900$0
Roy BluntRMO$7,500$0
John BoozmanRAR$4,400$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$12,200$0
Scott P. BrownRMA$23,900$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$8,500$0
Richard BurrRNC$15,990$0
Maria CantwellDWA$11,800$0
Ben CardinDMD$3,000$0
Tom CarperDDE$16,500$0
Bob CaseyDPA$5,050$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$2,300$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$1,500$0
Tom CoburnROK$2,250$0
William Thad CochranRMS$2,000$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$1,000$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$1,000$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$2,450$0
Bob CorkerRTN$6,350$0
John CornynRTX$1,000$0
Mike CrapoRID$10,010$0
Jim DeMintRSC$24,270$0
Dick DurbinDIL$16,900$0
Mike EnziRWY$4,500$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$3,500$0
Al FrankenDMN$18,630$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$28,250$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$3,000$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$11,000$0
Kay R. HaganDNC$1,550$0
Tom HarkinDIA$14,850$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$7,000$0
Dean HellerRNV$6,500$0
John HoevenRND$6,600$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$1,000$0
Jim InhofeROK$0$0
Dan InouyeDHI$22,900$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$9,000$0
Mike JohannsRNE$52,049$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$4,800$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$16,786$0
John F. KerryDMA$17,500$0
Mark KirkRIL$1,000$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$38,375$0
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$4,500$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$21,900$0
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$20,100$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$1,000$0
Mike LeeRUT$2,000$0
Carl LevinDMI$6,560$0
Joe LiebermanICT$-1,900$0
Dick LugarRIN$0$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$7,500$0
John McCainRAZ$15,500$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$33,800$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$34,550$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$20,250$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$5,750$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0
Jerry MoranRKS$7,100$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$29,900$0
Patty MurrayDWA$13,500$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$23,400$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$41,550$0
Rand PaulRKY$0$0
Rob PortmanROH$6,150$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$32,800$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$3,750$0
Harry ReidDNV$54,050$0
Jim RischRID$11,250$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$8,000$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$55,300$0
Marco RubioRFL$4,750$0
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$49,300$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$200$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$6,800$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$2,000$0
Olympia J. SnoweRME$17,500$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$6,500$0
Jon TesterDMT$12,100$0
John ThuneRSD$23,200$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$10,650$0
Mark UdallDCO$83,081$0
Tom UdallDNM$12,300$0
David VitterRLA$14,500$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$34,900$0
Jim WebbDVA$1,500$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$500$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$14,000$0
Ron WydenDOR$36,500$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Telecommunications$1,295,689
Communications & Electronics$114,100

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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