Legislative update: Marketplace Fairness Act reintroduced in Senate

Marketplace Fairness Act reintroduced in Senate

A bipartisan group of Senators today introduced a bill—Marketplace Fairness Act—that would give states the option to require out-of-state businesses to collect sales and use taxes.

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The Senate passed similar legislation on a bipartisan basis in 2013, but it stalled in the House.

The text of the Marketplace Fairness Act of 2015 is not yet officially available. Two of its co-sponsors, Sen. Mike Enzi (R-WY) and Sen. Richard Durbin (D-IL) described the bill in public releases.

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