Taxing the Cloud: Not a Weather Phenomenon
NCSL Legislative Summit: Aug. 8, 2012
Senator Deb Peters, South Dakota
Representative Ross Hunter, Washington
Stephen Kranz, Southernland Asbill & Brennan LLP, Washington, D.C.
Scott Mackey, KSE FOCUS, Vermont
Steve Pierce, AT&T, Illinois
The development of cloud computing and digital products has put state government in a fog. It is difficult for states to define what a digital product or service is, and whether or not to tax it. Although relatively new, cloud computing has changed the landscape of how businesses operate and has changed the way we live. You'll be able to clarify the hazy definition of "cloud" and explore how some states have taxed digital services and products.
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