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    • G7 agrees on tax rules reform

      G7 agrees on tax rules reform

      The finance ministers of G7 and central bank governors agreed last week that digital giants such as Facebook, Google, Amazon or Apple should be taxed in every country they make money in, even without being physically present there.

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    • G7 finance ministers in France to talk  digital tax, Facebook's libra

      G7 finance ministers in France to talk digital tax, Facebook's libra

      Finance ministers from the G7 group of major powers were due to kick off talks Wednesday in France on issues including taxing internet giants and Facebook's planned libra digital currency. French Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire is hosting his counterparts from Britain, Canada, Germany, Japan, Italy and the US on the grounds of Chantilly chateau outside Paris. The official topic is "Making capitalism fairer," but a row over taxing internet firms has already highlighted trans-Atlantic differences on how to do that.

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