The Honorable James S. Gilmore, III
Commonwealth of Virginia
Mr. Dean F. Andal
California Board of Equalization
Mr. C. Michael Armstrong
Chairman and CEO,
Mr. Joseph H. Guttentag
Senior Advisor to the Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy
U.S. Department of the Treasury
The Honorable Paul C. Harris Sr. Delegate
Virginia House of Delegates
The Honorable Delna Jones
Washington County, Oregon
The Honorable Ron Kirk
City of Dallas
The Honorable Michael O. Leavitt
State of Utah
Mr. Gene N. Lebrun
National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws
The Honorable Gary Locke
State of Washington
Mr. Grover Norquist
Americans for Tax Reform
Mr. Robert Novick
U.S. Trade Representative
Mr. Richard Parsons
Time Warner, Inc.
Mr. Andrew Pincus
U.S. Department of Commerce
Mr. Robert Pittman
President & Chief Operating Officer
Mr. David Pottruck
President & co-Chief Executive Officer
Charles Schwab and Company
Mr. John W. Sidgmore
MCI WorldCom and Chairman UUNET
Mr. Stanley Sokul
Association for Interactive Media
Mr. Theodore Waitt
O'Keeffe & Company, Inc.
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|For Immediate Release
March 17, 2000
Office of the Governor of Virginia
Advisory Commission on Electronic Commerce Posts Dallas Agenda
Commission Holds Final Meeting to Ready Congressional Report
Arlington, VA - March 17, 2000 - The Advisory Commission on Electronic Commerce today posted the agenda for its meeting scheduled Monday, March 20 and Tuesday, March 21 in Dallas. The Commission will continue in-depth discussions on Monday and consider findings, recommendations, resolutions and amendments. The Commission will continue discussions on its proposed report on Tuesday in preparation for meeting its April 21 deadline for reporting to Congress. A detailed agenda for the meeting is attached.
"The Commission is confident in its ability to submit a substantive, insightful, and robust report to Congress on the issues related to Internet taxation," said Heather Rosenker, executive director of the Commission. "The Dallas meeting wraps up the CommissionŐs hard work and dedication over the last year."
The meeting will be held Monday, March 20, from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Tuesday, March 21, from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the International Ballroom of the Fairmont Hotel, 1717 N. Akard St., Dallas. The meeting will also be carried live via audio and video Web-cast on the CommissionŐs Web site (www.ecommercecommission.org). A verbatim transcript of the meeting and the archived Web-cast will also be available on the CommissionŐs Web site the week of March 27, 2000.
For more information about the meeting and the Commission, the public may visit the CommissionŐs Web site at http://www.ecommercecommission.org.
About the Advisory Commission on Electronic Commerce
Appointed by Congress in October 1998 as part of the Internet Tax Freedom Act, the 19-member Commission has been tasked with studying the impact of federal, state, local, and international taxation and tariffs on transactions using the Internet and Internet Access. The Commission's recommendations are due to Congress no later than April 21, 2000.
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