Marketplace Fairness Act Looms

With the 2014 holiday shopping season about to grind down to the home stretch, the sales figures are already rolling in. And once again, online transactions have maintained their brisk and healthy growth from years past. Cyber Monday chalked up record sales, rising a reported 17 percent from 2012 according to USA Today. Cyber Monday,…

Ending Sales Tax Discrimination

Today The Official Merchant Services Blog is taking a look at a bill being debated on the U.S. Senate floor this week.  Senate Bill 1832, also known as The Market Place Fairness Act could be the cause of the next big debate in the Payment Processing Industry. The Law of the Land In 1992 the Supreme…