Sales Tax Reform May Be Gaining Momentum

CongressbuildingSeveral independent bicycle dealers are planning to participate in March 4 Congressional meetings in Washington, D.C., to push for sales tax reform.

This comes at a time when there is some apparent movement on this issue in the House of Representatives to address the problem of brick-and-mortar businesses being required to collect sales tax while their direct competitors, Internet retailers, often do not.

The bicycle dealers will be joining a larger group of independent businesses from several industries under the umbrella of the Advocates for Independent Businesses (AIB). Meetings are being arranged by the American Booksellers Association, an AIB member.

The meetings may be well-timed because there appears to be some movement in the House of Representatives where reform efforts had stalled. The Senate Continue reading “Sales Tax Reform May Be Gaining Momentum”