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The Late Edition: August 5, 2013


Christina DiSomma
August 5, 2013

Today’s Taxpayer News!

The Daily Caller published this piece on tobacco and other “sin” taxes, employing NTUF’s recent study, which found such taxes to be largely incapable of producing expected revenue…

… And the DC writes NTU has signed onto a letter opposing the Internet Fairness Radio Act, which would forcibly lower the royalty rates Internet radio companies like Pandora pay for the ability to play each song. 

Could Sen. Mike Enzi (R-WY) come under attack on taxes as he runs for a fourth term? Republican hopeful Liz Cheney seems to think so.


 

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Submitted by Anonymous at: August 9, 2013
Imposing higher tax on cigarette and liquor will definitely result a higher price for this product and do you think think people will stop buying cigarette, I don't think so. - Doug Battista