Ono demands EUR 8.3 mln refund over RTVE tax

Monday 27 May 2013 | 10:37 CET | News
Spanish cable operator Ono has asked telecom regulator CMT to return EUR 8.3 million of tax paid to state broadcaster RTVE in the last three years, reports Advanced Television. Ono argues that the law requiring operators to pay 0.9 percent of their revenues to financing RTVE is unconstitutional, violates European law and is seriously damaging to its business. Several operators have taken the matter to the European Court of Justice and a decision is expected later this year. The CMT has rejected all demands from operators on the grounds that while the law is in force, all parties must comply

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Fixed
Companies: CMT / Ono / RTVE
Countries: Spain
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