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    Default FCC eyes tax on Internet service



    The Federal Communications Commission is eyeing a proposal to tax broadband Internet service.

    The move would funnel money to the Connect America Fund, a subsidy the agency created last year to expand Internet access.

    The FCC issued a request for comments on the proposal in April. Dozens of companies and trade associations have weighed in, but the issue has largely flown under the public's radar.
    FCC eyes tax on Internet service - The Hill's Hillicon Valley

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    Booooo!
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    Default Re: FCC eyes tax on Internet service

    i pay tax on it allready
    You Raise The Blade You Make The Change


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    Default Re: FCC eyes tax on Internet service

    Quote Originally Posted by aryan51 View Post
    i pay tax on it allready
    Ha Ha Ha. That's what you get for living in a socialist country. Don't feel bad, we are right behind you down here especially if Odumba gets re-elected.
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    Default Re: FCC eyes tax on Internet service

    Sam, check your ISP bill, I'm sure there's tax added in in there

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    Default Re: FCC eyes tax on Internet service

    Quote Originally Posted by SamCR3 View Post
    Ha Ha Ha. That's what you get for living in a socialist country. Don't feel bad, we are right behind you down here especially if Odumba gets re-elected.
    Read the article. It is not really a tax. It will go for development. BTW, there is nothing wrong with the socialist word. Become unemployed and see what ya think. Recieve social security or medicare and see what ya think.


    Better yet, go live in China and see 2 classes of people. You would be making 90 cents and hour.

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    Default Re: FCC eyes tax on Internet service

    I know many Americans have been raised to despise socialism, but they were also raised with "sharing is caring" and that is all socialism is. It can work just find and does not need to be communist at all, despite what some people may tell you. On topic, I believe I am being taxes on it already, but thats OK, I only pay five percent, could be worse.

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    Default Re: FCC eyes tax on Internet service

    Quote Originally Posted by MattyMatt View Post
    I know many Americans have been raised to despise socialism, but they were also raised with "sharing is caring" and that is all socialism is. It can work just find and does not need to be communist at all, despite what some people may tell you. On topic, I believe I am being taxes on it already, but thats OK, I only pay five percent, could be worse.
    This is NOT Socialism. I think most people have no clue what socialism is. Read trhe article please.

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