Ohio Council of Retail Merchants Ohio Retailers Worried About Proposed Federal Tax On Imports By Associated Press • Feb 25, 2017 renacci.house.gov Some retailers worried that a contentious proposed tax on imports would hurt business have voiced concerns to an Ohio Republican congress member who is on a tax-writing legislative committee. Increase In 2016 Ohio Holiday Retail Spending Projected To Be Lower Than In Past Years By Associated Press • Nov 22, 2016 University of Cincinnati researchers predict a 1.54 percent increase in Ohio holiday retail shopping this year, a rate lower than in recent years. Businesses Push For Permanent State Sales Tax Holiday By Ohio Public Radio • Feb 18, 2016 Ohio Public Radio Ohio retailers are using a new study to push lawmakers to enact a permanent three-day sales tax holiday in August for clothing and school supplies. Think Tank Survey Shows Significant Opposition To Federal Internet Tax By Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio • Jul 18, 2014 A conservative-leaning think tank says a majority of Ohioans are against a proposed federal internet sales tax law. Dueling Studies On Ohio’s Tax Reform System By Ohio Public Radio • Jul 23, 2013 Some Ohio retailers say the new state budget will help the state’s brick and mortar stores by equalizing the tax structure for online purchases.