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Lawmakers Consider Digital Download Tax

Posted By yihan On March 16, 2012 @ 9:38 am In Prison Planet | Comments Disabled

NBC [1]
Friday, March 16, 2012

Downloading music, movies, e-books and Apps could soon cost Connecticut residents more as lawmakers consider a tax on digital downloads.

The bill, proposed by the General Assembly’s Finance, Review and Bonding Committee, would have consumers pay the 6.35% sales tax on any electronic transfer.

Supporters say the bill would level the playing field for brick-and-mortar retailers in the state who are already required to charge Connecticut sales tax to consumers who purchase these products in their stores.

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[2] Digital DNA the new DNA: http://www.prisonplanet.com/digital-dna-the-new-dna.html

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[4] Democrat lawmakers, gun control advocates call for new restrictions: http://www.prisonplanet.com/democrat-lawmakers-gun-control-advocates-call-for-new-restrictions.html

[5] Maine lawmakers mull cell phone health warnings: http://www.prisonplanet.com/maine-lawmakers-mull-cell-phone-health-warnings.html

[6] Clegg: Digital Economy Bill was a “stitch-up”: http://www.prisonplanet.com/clegg-digital-economy-bill-was-a-stitch-up.html

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