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USTR Launches New Trade Probe of France National Tax on Digital Services

Posted in Digital Trade, World Trade Organization
Yesterday, the U.S. Trade Representative announced a new investigation under Section 301 of the proposed new French digital services tax. The French bill would impose a 3% tax on the French revenues of hi tech companies providing digital services in France if their worldwide revenues exceed 750 million euros ($840 million) or French revenues exceed 25… Continue Reading

ITC begins digital trade investigations as AEI calls for removal of Chinese digital trade barriers

Posted in Trade Policy, World Trade Organization
The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) is beginning a comprehensive three-part investigation into digital trade and the impact of digital trade barriers, just as the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) has released a new study calling for a World Trade Organization (WTO) case to be filed against China’s barriers to digital trade and e-commerce. The ITC… Continue Reading
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