Comments on: Commission ponders a tax on online sales https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/commission-ponders-a-tax-on-online-sales/ EU news and policy debates across languages Wed, 29 Aug 2018 15:45:23 +0000 hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 By: Joe Thorpe https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/commission-ponders-a-tax-on-online-sales/#comment-330080 Wed, 20 Sep 2017 18:05:17 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1176916#comment-330080 They have two hopes & one’s Bob! online is the most mobile of industries in the world, the only tax that would work is VAT & even then only if the entity is based in the EU & doesn’t have a current FTA with the EU

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By: ian https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/commission-ponders-a-tax-on-online-sales/#comment-330077 Wed, 20 Sep 2017 17:02:06 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1176916#comment-330077 If I understand this correctly, the EU wants to tax the financial transaction for online sales with ‘equalisation tax’ as well as taxing the goods with import duties and VAT at the point of receipt?

Great way to destroy a market.

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