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French Parliament Passes Bill To Tax US Tech Firms

RTTNews Thursday, 11 July 2019 ()
The French parliament passed a Bill proposing 3 percent tax on major tech companies providing internet services in that country. The tax will be applied with retroactive effect from the beginning of the year. The French parliament went ahead with its proposal despite President Donald Trump ordering an investigation into the French government's proposed tax. The Senate voted in favor of the Fre
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France has voted to put an extra 3% tax on tech firms, and Washington is already thinking about whether to retaliate. Julian Satterthwaite reports.

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