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Article posted: 5/5/2013 7:12 AM

Why I love Internet sales tax plan

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If the Fairness Act passes, and if you live in a state that collects sales taxes -- 45 of them do, plus Washington, D.C. -- that state could choose to require you to pay that tax on all purchases, both offline and online.

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Don't hate the Marketplace Fairness Act, which would require you to pay tax on all offline and online purchases. The bill does something that's almost unheard of: It makes taxes fairer and simpler. There's also a carve-out for small businesses
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