Keyword: digital tax

Amazon to make French businesses pay for new digital tax

US e-commerce giant Amazon has said it will offset the cost of France's new tax on profits made by online sales of large tech companies by raising fees for French businesses that use its platform to find customers, warning that 'this could put smaller French firms at a competitive disadvantage to their peers in other countries'.

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France to introduce digital tax in new year

France had been pushing for Commission to agree EU-wide measures by end of 2018 but countries such as Sweden and Finland were against.