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CNMC pays back nearly EUR 1 mln in RTVE taxes to Gol TV

Monday 14 July 2014 | 11:13 CET | News
Spain's telecoms regulator CNMC has agreed to pay back EUR 920,000 to Spanish sports channel Gol Television as compensation for taxes paid to fund the public radio and TV broadcaster RTVE. The amount corresponds to additional tax payments required by the now defunct regulator CMT, which wrongly took into account all of Gol TV's revenues, rather than those corresponding to activities directly related to provision of audiovisual TV services. Under the current model, which came into force in 2009, pay-TV operators such as Gol TV are required to pay 1.5 percent of their gross revenues to finance

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: CMT / CNMC / RTVE
Countries: Spain
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