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Wireless Taxes

Wireless Taxes

April 11th, 2014

That time of year is upon us – Tax Day, when late filers are reminded to beat the IRS deadline, and we all recognize how much we are taxed each year. Filings can be confusing and one might argue with the final total owed to the government, but there are some hard numbers that indicate consumers widely agree on some key tax issues. When it comes to wireless taxes, consumers are becoming more aware of how much they are spending and what that means to them.... Read More

Tell the Maine Senate: Vote Yes on LD 1479 as Passed by the House!

Tell the Maine Senate: Vote Yes on LD 1479 as Passed by the House!

April 10th, 2014

The Maine House of Representatives passed LD 1479 that will safeguard against any immediate wireless tax increases. But the Senate still needs to pass the bill, and that’s why we need your help to tell your Senator to support LD 1479 as passed by the House.... Read More

Broad Support for Continuing the Ban on Internet Access Taxes

Broad Support for Continuing the Ban on Internet Access Taxes

April 10th, 2014

A diverse coalition made up of groups across the political spectrum sent a strong message to Congress this morning: Don’t let the Internet Tax Freedom Act Expire.... Read More

My Mobile is Personal, Please Don't Tax It!

My Mobile is Personal, Please Don't Tax It!

April 2nd, 2014

Oftentimes, it’s easy to get lost in the shuffle and feel disconnected when people start talking “public policy.” The reality, though, is that few things are as personal (and important) to our experience as Americans as the policies that frame our daily interactions.... Read More

Women and Wireless

Women and Wireless

March 25th, 2014

women all across the nation are embracing the ever-growing capablities of wireless and the new opportunities the technology creates. Wireless gives women an additional tool to assist their education and to become more productive professionally and personally. As we recognize women’s accomplishments during Women's History Month, we think it's also fitting to highlight women’s attitudes toward the importance of wireless in their lives.... Read More