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By Martin I. Eisenstein & Nathaniel Bessey, Brann & Issacson By special arrangement with Brann & Isaacson, we’re pleased to bring ACMA members this installment of their Eyes on E-Commerce series as recently published in Tax Notes. The authors/attorneys examine home rule jurisdictions and the defenses online/remote retailers can raise to claims by Colorado home rule municipalities that the retailers […]
The July 26-27 meetings of the Mailers Technical Advisory Committee (MTAC) were held at USPS headquarters in Washington. ACMA tuned in to all sessions of interest to our membership. Below you will find our recap; hyperlinked session titles or speakers will take you to the available slides shown. Click here for the complete agenda. Open […]
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