Wyoming senator, Mike Enzi, took the floor last week to make augments in favor of the Marketplace Fairness Act. According to a media release from the senator's office, the bill will enable the state to collect sales taxes on out-of-state, catalog and online sales. Enzi said states will be forced to raise other taxes if this bill is not passed. passed.
Enzi said lack of sales tax on Internet sales puts America's main streets at a disadvantage.
Enzi's media release said the bipartisan bill, if approved, could provide $23 billion in local fiscal relief.