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French govt receives report on taxation of digital economy

Monday 21 January 2013 | 11:14 CET | News
French Council of State member Pierre Collin and Inspector of Finances Nicolas Colin have submitted their report on taxation of the digital economy to the government. The ministry of finance writes that the report warns that the offshoring of profits by some internet companies will continue to rise if nothing is done to tax their activity in France. It calls for new tax rules, taking into account the role of personal data. The OECD will discuss a preliminary report during the week of 21 January that will be presented to the G20 in mid-February to address the problem of base erosion and profit

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