A 1992 Supreme Court ruling that says retailers without a physical presence can forgo collecting local sales tax is costing states billions of dollars in lost revenue. Steve Chiotakis talks to Marketplace's John Dimsdale.
For businesses across the country that file quarterly estimated taxes, one thing they'll try to figure out is how much they've saved using various incentives for green-energy improvements. Mitchell Hartman reports.
Can a value-added tax help us get out of a big budget hole? Bill Radke talks to Marketplace economics correspondent Chris Farrell about how the VAT works and why it's had a rough time finding followers in Congress.