France seeks support for digital tax at G7 meeting

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  • Published on:  Wednesday, July 17, 2019
  • Subscribe to France 24 now:http://f24.my/youtubeENFRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7http://f24.my/YTliveENFrance will be seeking international support for its tax on major digital companies at today's meeting of G7 finance ministers. The United States has already registered its opposition to the levy, which was passed by the French parliament last week. FRANCE 24's Business Editor Stephen Carroll has been looking at the prospects for agreement.Visit our website:http://www.france24.comSubscribe to our YouTube channel:http://f24.my/youtubeENLike us on Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.Eng...Follow us on Twitter:https://twitter.com/France24_en
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  • Takami Uejima
    Takami Uejima  1 months ago

    Multi-country cooperation should be needed if a government wants to establish this type of taxation.

  • Alexis Sayegh
    Alexis Sayegh  1 months ago

    Taxes this is France

  • big Zini
    big Zini  1 months ago +2

    How the f_ck does increasing taxes solve anything?

  • big Zini
    big Zini  1 months ago +4

    How about "Imagination Tax" ? People shouldn't just be thinking freely......

  • T. A. Stingbatt
    T. A. Stingbatt  1 months ago +2

    Figures since they are also trying to tax the air we breathe

  • fluffymufti
    fluffymufti  1 months ago +2

    Existing taxes need to be reduced. Government spending needs to be reduced.

  • Vicky Carroll
    Vicky Carroll  1 months ago +1

    France the leader in communism, theyd be speaking german if it wasnt for the United States lest they forget........