CNET News Daily Podcast: What you need to know about tech taxes

Less than 24 hours away from the deadline for filing their taxes, millions of Americans who bought goods and services online last year are still in the dark about what to do.


CNET News' Declan McCullagh explains the patchwork of statutes governing the tax treatment of digital downloads as well as the online purchase of goods and services. The long and short of it: make sure you know what to do before mailing in that envelope.


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Charles Cooper was an executive editor at CNET News. He has covered technology and business for more than 25 years, working at CBSNews.com, the Associated Press, Computer & Software News, Computer Shopper, PC Week, and ZDNet.

 

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