Search the Archive

Internet / Taxes #741361

NBC Evening News for Friday, Nov 07, 2003
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) The failed attempt in the Senate to ban taxes on Internet access noted.

(Chicago: Jim Avila) The clash between Internet shoppers and state budgets featured; details given of states’ efforts to tax Internet purchases to help their ailing budgets; savings on specific items bought tax-free over the Internet outlined. [Internet shopper Laura MARGIS‡- reacts.] [University of Tennessee Dr. William FOX†- cites revenue losses.] [Lobster Gram president Dan ZAWACKI†- says each taxing body wants to get a little piece.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Avila, Jim
Duration:
00:02:10

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.