National Commercial Real Estate News From CoStar Group
Retail Real Estate Cheers Momentum for Online Sales Tax On Capitol Hill
Key players in retail real estate weighed in as the U.S. Senate seemed poised this week to advance the Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013, deeming the measure critical to equalizing the battle between bricks-and-mortar stores and their large Internet commerce rivals.
"Why should online retailers be able to take advantage of a tax-free situation? We've always felt that online and bricks and mortar should be treated equally," Jones Lang LaSalle Retail...