ARLINGTON, Va., April 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Bloomberg BNA and Reed Smith today announced that they will be holding a briefing that will focus on the many avenues states are exploring to capture more revenue from online sellers and the impacts of these developments on online businesses. The event, Caught in the Web: A Look at Emerging State and Local Tax Regimes Designed to Capture Online Sellers and Activity, takes place on Wednesday, April 12, from 12:00 to 2:30 p.m. at the Washington, D.C., offices of Reed Smith. Registration for the complimentary event is available at http://on.bna.com/aW5x30aDomR.
Practitioners, legislators and industry insiders with unique insights into state and local tax issues will provide examine the increasing, and diverse, ways in which states are seeking to capture more tax revenue from online seller activity in light of waning brick and mortar sales. Speakers will discuss challenges to the Supreme Court decision in Quill Corp. v. North Dakota as well as the legislative landscape in 2017, one in which 25 states already have introduced bills to change their sales and use tax thresholds.
Featured speakers include:
- Joe Henchman, Vice President, Legal and State Projects, Tax Foundation
- Craig Johnson, Executive Director, Streamlined Sales Tax Governing Board
- Fred Nicely, Council on State Taxation
- Julie Magee, Commissioner, Alabama Department of Revenue
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