The Internet Tax Freedom Act and the "Digital Divide"


Publication Date: September 2007

Publisher: Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Michael Mazerov

Research Area: Media, telecommunications, and information

Keywords: Economic projections; Information technology; Telecommunications; Economic inequality

Type: Report


This report examines whether a permanent ITFA is necessary to encourage the spread of high-speed (“broadband”) Internet access services and to help close the “digital divide.”