AT&T Statement on House Passage of Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act

Posted by: AT&T Blog Team on July 15, 2014 at 5:04 pm

The following statement may be attributed to Tim McKone, AT&T Executive Vice President of Federal Relations:

“AT&T commends the House of Representatives for its passage of the Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act, legislation that will continue to prohibit states from taxing access to the Internet.  With the vote today, the House declared that all Americans will have access to the Internet unencumbered by unwarranted taxes.

“We applaud Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) and Ranking Member Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.) for their efforts to permanently extend the Internet Tax Freedom Act, and we encourage the Senate to quickly pass legislation.”

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AT&T Statement on House Introduction of Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act

Posted by: AT&T Blog Team on September 12, 2013 at 1:44 pm

Washington, DC: Today, Representatives Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) and Anna Eshoo (D-CA) introduced the Permanent Tax Freedom Act. The following may be attributed to Tim McKone, AT&T Executive Vice President of Federal Relations:

“Chairman Goodlatte and Ranking Member Eshoo should be commended for introducing legislation to protect consumers by ensuring that the Internet remains free from unfair and discriminatory taxes. It is critical that Congress permanently extend the Internet Tax Freedom Act and we applaud Representatives Goodlatte and Eshoo for taking the lead on this important measure.”

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