Europe to assess whether US-China deal is WTO compatible

By |januar 17th, 2020|Airbus, Boeing, digital tax, EU-US relations, French digital tax, News, Phil Hogan|

The EU will assess whether a US-China deal to roll back some bilateral tariffs in exchange for increased US imports to China is compatible with World Trade Organisation rules, said Trade commissioner Phil Hogan on Thursday (16 January).

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US wine industry fears ‘Armageddon of costs’ from tariffs on French imports

By |januar 8th, 2020|digital tax, Donald Trump, News, tariffs, trade war, wine industry|

US consumers, companies and workers will pay the biggest price for proposed 100% tariffs on French Champagne and other sparkling wines, cheese, porcelain, enamel cookware and handbags, witnesses told the US government on Tuesday (7 January).

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France and US seek compromise on digital tax in 15 days

By |januar 7th, 2020|Bruno Le Maire, digital tax, French digital tax, News, Phil Hogan, WTO|

France and the US will try to settle their dispute over the French digital tax in 15 days to avoid further tariffs, French Finance minister Bruno Le Maire said on Tuesday (7 January).

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France ready to take Trump’s tariff threat to WTO

By |december 9th, 2019|Bruno Le Maire, digital tax, Donald Trump, France, News, Paolo Gentiloni, tariffs, WTO|

France is ready to go to the World Trade Organization to challenge US President Donald Trump's threat to put tariffs on champagne and other French goods in a row over a French tax on internet companies, its finance minister said on Sunday (8 December).

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US vows 100% tariffs on French Champagne, cheese, handbags over digital tax

By |december 3rd, 2019|Bruno Le Maire, digital tax, Donald Trump, France, GAFA, News, Robert Lighthizer, Steven Mnuchin, tariffs|

The US government on Monday (2 November) said it may slap punitive duties of up to 100% on $2.4 billion in imports from France of Champagne, handbags, cheese and other products, after concluding that France's new digital services tax would harm US tech...

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Smart taxation should consider national and consumption realities

By |oktober 17th, 2019|crypto-currency, digital tax, fair taxation, News, Taxation|

States need to be prepared and equipped to tax what cannot be seen, but also to increase the fairness and effectiveness of the collection of tax revenues, a panel of experts has agreed. The Focus Group ‘Smart taxation in a...

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Gentiloni wins broad approval with ‘ambitious’ EU economic and social agenda

By |oktober 4th, 2019|budgetary instrument for convergence and competitiveness (BICC), commissioner hearings, digital tax, European unemployment insurance scheme, News, Paolo Gentiloni, stability and growth pact|

Paolo Gentiloni won the European Parliament's approval on Thursday (3 October) to become EU Commissioner for the Economy, with ambitious plans to unblock tax proposals and to design the European unemployment reinsurance  scheme.

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EU ready to act alone on digital tax if no global deal in 2020

By |september 30th, 2019|Competition policy, digital tax, EU digital tax, GAFA, Margrethe Vestager, News, Paolo Gentiloni, transatlantic relations|

European Union commissioners-designate said the bloc should agree on a digital tax if no deal on the matter was reached at a global level by the end of next year, ramping up pressure on multinationals accused of paying too little.

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Vestager the digital chief in name, but Goulard in practice

By |september 11th, 2019|artificial intelligence, data protection, DG Connect, Didier Reynders, Digital, digital economy, digital services act, digital tax, ethics, EU, European Commission, GDPR, Margrethe Vestager, new commissioners, News, Sylvie Goulard, Ursula von der Leyen, Věra Jourová|

The EU's Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager received broad support on Tuesday (10 September) following her nomination as the Commission's Executive Vice President for Digital.

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Macron wraps ‘very unifying’ G7 summit with Trump

By |avgust 27th, 2019|digital tax, Donald Trump, Emmanuel Macron, G7, G7 summit, Iran, News, trade war, WTO reform|

French president Emmanuel Macron steered a tense G7 summit towards a happy conclusion yesterday (26 August), in what will be reminded as one of the most conciliatory gatherings since Donald Trump took over the US Presidency.

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