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Nokia defends Tamil Nadu sales tax claims

Saturday 22 March 2014 | 17:12 CET | News
Nokia has filed a writ to the Madras High Court to contest a claim from the Tamil Nadu tax department, which has moved to assess sales tax on the export of devices from the company's Chennai plant. Nokia believes the claim to be completely without merit and counter to domestic tax laws. It added that exports are by law exempt from tax in India, and that the company has proved consistently that devices produced at Chennai are exported overseas.

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Companies: Nokia
Countries: India
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