Supreme Court will decide billion-dollar question for online sales: Can states collect sales taxes on all purchases?

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court announced Friday that it will consider allowing states to require all online sellers to collect sales taxes, revoking an old rule that costs states billions in lost revenues. The justices said they would hear an appeal from South Dakota and 35 other states that says the current “physical presence” rule is… Please follow and like us:

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Tighten Monitoring Of Chinese Investments, Experts Tell HASC

WASHINGTON: As China forges ahead trying to grab the head of the technology table by throwing money, policy and people at quantum computing and Autonomous Intelligence, the US should carefully watch what companies China invests in or tries to buy. Those were the conclusions of three of the top China and technology experts in Washington who… Please follow and like us:

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Boom times arrive for city’s headquarters economy

Strategists burn the midnight oil, as they map out their national expansion projects The corporate headquarters economy is booming in Guangzhou, according to the city’s commission of commerce, with 287 of the Fortune Global 500 top companies this year hatching a record 921 projects in the city to expand their operations in China. Among them, at… Please follow and like us:

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Bitcoin and Ethereum 101 – [Complete Beginner Guide]

1. What’s a cryptocurrency? So that you need to study Ethereum and Bitcoin? First you should know what a cryptocurrency is. A cryptocurrency is a forex that solely exists on the web. It’s a digital forex. “However why is it referred to as a cryptoforex?” Crypto comes from the phrase cryptography. Cryptography retains your forex protected… Please follow and like us:

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Clintons have long, dirty history with Russia

In 1993 Bill and Hillary Clinton selected Ron Brown to be their secretary of commerce not in spite of his history of corruption but because of it. Compromised as Brown was, especially after the president used his juice to clear him of a bribery charge involving Vietnam, Brown became the Clintons’ designated bagman for foreign cash.… Please follow and like us:

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IBM Announces Major Blockchain Solution to Speed Global Payments

Solution Powered by IBM Blockchain in Partnership with Stellar.org and KlickEx GroupCollaboration with Banking Leaders to Accelerate Financial Exchange and Settlement Across Currency Corridors TORONTO, Oct. 16, 2017 /CNW/ — SIBOS: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a new blockchain banking solution that will help financial institutions address the processes of universal cross-border payments, designed to reduce… Please follow and like us:

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Socialist Policy Tanked Venezuela’s Economy, Not Falling Oil Prices

Left-wing commentators are struggling to come to grips with Venezuela’s economic collapse. In early August, Stanford University professor Terry Lynn Karl joined the chorus claiming that falling oil prices are the problem. It’s true that the price of oil fell from around $100 per barrel in 2014 to around $50 in 2017. But socialist policies exacerbated… Please follow and like us:

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