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Jul 16, 2014, 08:10 ET

America's Shopping Centers Support The Marketplace And Internet Tax Fairness Act

 The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) applauds the introduction of The Marketplace and Internet Tax Fairness Act (MITFA)...

Mar 12, 2014, 12:09 ET

House Judiciary Committee Moves Forward On eFairness

The International Council of Shopping Centers is calling for immediate Congressional action on legislation to create marketplace fairness after the...

Dec 03, 2013, 08:00 ET

Supreme Court Defers On Retail Fairness, Congress Must Act

House of Representatives action required to level playing field for all retailers The International Council of Shopping Centers is calling for...

Oct 08, 2013, 10:23 ET

New National Poll Shows Overwhelming Support for Collection of Online Sales Tax at the Time of Purchase

Two Thirds of Voters Support Federal e-Fairness Legislation Today the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) released the results of...

May 06, 2013, 19:25 ET

Shopping Center Industry Applauds The Passage Of Marketplace Fairness Act In The Senate

The Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013 Passes the U.S. Senate in a 69-27 Vote The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) today...

Mar 22, 2013, 20:06 ET

Shopping Center Industry Applauds The Adoption Of Marketplace Fairness Amendment In The Senate

Momentum Builds for Passage of Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013  The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) today applauded...

Feb 14, 2013, 15:00 ET

Shopping Center Industry Welcomes Introduction Of Marketplace Fairness Act

Sales Tax Fairness One Step Closer with Bipartisan Legislation The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) today welcomed the...

Nov 19, 2012, 12:16 ET

Strong Consumer Support for Congressional Action on E-fairness

Shopping Center Industry Optimistic that Legislation Will Pass During Lame-Duck Session  Today the International Council of Shopping...

Nov 19, 2012, 12:05 ET

New National Poll Shows Growing Support For Congressional Action On E-Fairness

Shopping Center Industry Optimistic that Legislation Will Pass During Lame-Duck Session  Today the International Council of Shopping...

Aug 02, 2012, 09:41 ET
America's current sales tax system lags far behind the realities of 21st Century commerce. A fair and competitive marketplace will protect consumers, allow small businesses to keep their doors open and workers employed, maintain vibrant communities and keep the American dream alive. Source: International Council for Shopping Centers.  (PRNewsFoto/International Council of Shopping Centers)

Sales Tax Fairness One Step Closer With Senate Commerce Hearing

Shopping Center Industry Pleased with Growing Momentum  Yesterday the Senate Commerce Committee held a hearing on S. 1832, the...

Jul 25, 2012, 16:01 ET

Online Sales Tax Effort Gains Traction With House And Senate Hearings

Shopping Center Industry Encouraged by Momentum on Sales Tax Fairness  The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) today...

Jul 24, 2012, 17:21 ET

House Judiciary Committee Holds Hearing On Online Sales Tax Legislation

Shopping Center Industry Applauds Movement by U.S. Congress on the Marketplace Equity Act WASHINGTON, July 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/...

Jun 20, 2012, 12:05 ET

New Study Shows Wisconsin Consumers Overwhelmingly Support Convenience of Point-of-Purchase Sales Tax Collection

Study Reveals Wisconsin Consumers Want Congress to Take Action on Online Sales Tax Issue   Today the International Council of...

Jun 20, 2012, 12:04 ET

New Study Shows Ohio Consumers Overwhelmingly Support Convenience Of Point-Of-Purchase Sales Tax Collection

Study Reveals Ohio Consumers Want Congress to Take Action on Online Sales Tax Issue   Today the International Council of Shopping...

Jun 20, 2012, 11:56 ET

New Study Shows North Carolina Consumers Overwhelmingly Support Convenience of Point-of-Purchase Sales Tax Collection

Study Reveals North Carolina Consumers Want Congress to Take Action on Online Sales Tax Issue  Today the International Council of...

Jun 20, 2012, 11:56 ET

New Study Shows Kentucky Consumers Overwhelmingly Support Convenience Of Point-of-Purchase Sales Tax Collection

Study Reveals Kentucky Consumers Want Congress to Take Action on Online Sales Tax Issue  Today the International Council of...

Jun 20, 2012, 11:55 ET

New Study Shows Maine Consumers Overwhelmingly Support Convenience of Point-of-Purchase Sales Tax Collection

Study Reveals Maine Consumers Want Congress to Take Action on Online Sales Tax Issue   Today the International Council of Shopping...

May 14, 2012, 09:00 ET

New Study Shows U.S. Consumers Support Convenience Of Point-of-Purchase Sales Tax Collection

Study Reveals U.S Consumers Want Congress to Take Action on Online Sales Tax Issue  Today the International Council of Shopping...

Jan 31, 2012, 09:00 ET

ICSC Announces Launch of New Website for Sales Tax Fairness

  www.21stcenturyretail.org to serve as a hub of information and resources for an industry-wide effort to close the online sales tax...

Nov 09, 2011, 12:50 ET

ICSC Applauds Introduction of Bipartisan S. 1832, the Marketplace Fairness Act

Federal legislation empowers states, modernizes law to reflect 21st Century Marketplace The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)...