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Top Five Reasons Conservatives Oppose the Marketplace Fairness Act

JMWinPR Wrote: Mar 25, 2013 8:33 PM
If the taxes went to a worthwhile constitutionally mandated law it would be one thing. However, they will only be used to feather a pols nest or buy votes. There is no government anywhere that uses taxpayer resources with the same considerations as they would there own. I would however support a tax increase to purchase rails, feathers, and tar.

Retailers claim nationally that states could raise $23 billion in revenue if they collected Internet sales tax, and then they whine when taxpayers point out that it is a tax increase. In fact, this $23 billion collection number that they cite comes from .... wait for it .... the National Council of State Legislators.

Yes, some state legislators and governors want to reach across their state borders to your pockets, where you can't vote against them and take your money. Yes, you get hit when you travel to another state and pay their taxes, but with this new tax you aren't...