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Internet sales tax will hurt small businesses
As the owner of a flower shop in Aberdeen, I am very concerned with new legislation currently being considered in Congress: the "Marketplace Fairness Act" and the "Marketplace Equity Act," which will add sales tax to Internet sales. This will disproportionately impact small businesses like mine — creating a significant administrative and financial burden that will make it necessary for me to pass on additional costs to my customers.
November 18, 2012