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House Votes to Keep Internet Access Tax Free, Senate Next

Great news out of the U.S. House of Representatives today! They voted to pass the Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act (H.R. 3086), which is strongly supported bipartisan legislation that would protect consumers from having to pay taxes on Internet access by making a temporary moratorium permanent.

 


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African-Americans Satisfied with Wireless Service, Rely on it for Work, School and Family

We like to take the pulse of consumer groups across the country to learn what they think about wireless communication, what kind of impact it’s having on their lives, and how they feel about issues such as taxes and fees. We do that through our national consumer survey, which we just conducted, and by asking the same questions of specific demographic groups, as we just did with African-American wireless phone users.

 


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New Survey Shows Wireless Consumer Satisfaction is High, as is Opposition to Excessive Taxation

Our Annual Consumer Survey results are in and those positions are pretty clear among the 1,000 people we surveyed. Here are some of the key takeaways.

 


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House Judiciary Committee to Move on Internet Tax Freedom

We have good news on a topic I know a lot you care about: taxes. This week, the U.S. House Judiciary Committee formally announced it will mark up H.R. 3086, the Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act (PITFA) tomorrow, which is a huge step toward the bill being put to a vote.

 


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Why We Can’t Let the Internet Tax Freedom Act Expire

It’s safe to say that Internet access is a big deal to most Americans. According to her most recent annual Internet Trends presentation, Mary Meeker of Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers (KPCB) reported the U.S. ranks second in the world in the number of Internet users – with 263 million. That’s 83% of the total U.S. population.

 


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