Witnesses testified on taxing digital goods and services, focusing on legislation aimed at clarifying how states may levy taxes on products such as MP3 music files and other products purchased over the Internet.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Russ Brubaker Adviser Washington State Revenue Department->National Tax Policy
- Howard Coble U.S. Representative [R] North Carolina
- Robert D. Atkinson President Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
- Stephen "Steve" Cohen U.S. Representative [D] Tennessee
- Jim Eads Director Ryan Tax Services Firm->Public Affairs
- Henry "Hank" C. Johnson Jr. U.S. Representative [D] Georgia
- Dennis Ross U.S. Representative [R] Florida
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