The Marketplace Fairness Coalition supports federal legislation that empowers states to update their sales and use tax laws to level the playing field for all sellers. The Coalition is comprised of businesses of every size, sector, and channel of product distribution, located in every state throughout the country. The time has come for Congress to give businesses clarity and certainty by allowing states to update their laws to reflect a 21st Century economy.
America’s marketplace supports 1 in 4 jobs*
America’s marketplace pays $1.5 trillion in wages and benefits*
America’s marketplace generates $2.5 trillion in annual GDP*
*The Economic Impact of the U.S. Retail Industry, study conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, August 2011. Data reflects 2009 economic activity.