Dutch govt to soon give plans about tax for international VoD providers

Thursday 18 April 2019 | 11:11 CET | News
The Dutch government plans to soon bring more clarity about any plans it might have to tax international providers of streaming video services such as Netflix, Amazon and Apple. Media Minister Arie Slob made the statement in response to questions from a GroenLinks MP, which wanted to know whether the government was going to take measures to combat the growing impact of international VoD services on Dutch audiovisual offerings.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Amazon / Apple / Disney / Facebook / Google / Netflix / NLziet
Countries: Netherlands
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Alphabet lifts revenues in Q1 but profit hit by EU fine, higher R&D

Published 30 Apr 2019 09:17 CET | World
Alphabet, the parent company of Google, said revenues for first quarter lifted to USD 36.339 billion from 31.146 billion the year ...

Regering: voor zomer duidelijkheid over AV-heffing VOD-aanbieders

Published 18 Apr 2019 08:38 CET | Netherlands
Nog voor de zomer moet er duidelijkheid komen over een eventuele heffing voor internationale aanbieders van streaming ...

Netflix opposes regulation of Dutch video market

Published 26 Nov 2018 11:00 CET | Netherlands
Netflix is against any levies on revenues from streaming services in the Netherlands, nor does it see a need for Dutch production ...

Dutch Council for Culture wants levy for content providers such as Netflix, Amazon, Google

Published 22 Feb 2018 14:21 CET | Netherlands
The Dutch Council for Culture wants international streaming video platforms such as Netflix and Amazon to have at least 15 ...