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    Re: France going after U.S companies because they have already robbed the French Middle Class

    Quote Originally Posted by RabidAlpaca View Post
    It is ludicrous to tax American companies? So American companies should be able to operate everywhere in the world, making billions in hundreds of local economies, and not pay a single cent for it?

    How childishly absurd is your position? Does this work the other way where French and Chinese companies should be able to operate in the US tax free and crush local American businesses who are subject to taxes?
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    Online retail giant Amazon's UK paid 1.7m
    Amazon tax bill cut by share awards - BBC News

    Amazon has paid all the taxes they are legally required. This crazy law just stifles innovation and stalls growth.
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    Re: France going after U.S companies because they have already robbed the French Middle Class

    Quote Originally Posted by Bucky View Post
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    Amazon tax bill cut by share awards - BBC News

    Amazon has paid all the taxes they are legally required. This crazy law just stifles innovation and stalls growth.
    You do realize that the UK and France are two different countries and that this doesn't have anything to do with the fact that online multi national corporations pay little to nothing while their local competitors do, right?

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    Re: France going after U.S companies because they have already robbed the French Middle Class

    Quote Originally Posted by RabidAlpaca View Post
    You do realize that the UK and France are two different countries and that this doesn't have anything to do with the fact that online multi national corporations pay little to nothing while their local competitors do, right?
    Oh, I didn't know that. Thanks.
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