CCIA Statement on Negotiations on Global Tax Reform

BY Heather Greenfield
June 18, 2020

The following can be attributed to Computer & Communications Industry Association Vice President and Head of CCIA’s European office in Brussels Christian Borggreen:

We continue to support global tax reform. The high level of ambition and complexity of these international negotiations means that this process will take time. 

“As governments seek to finance their economic recoveries they should not impose special taxes on other countries’ companies as that would lead to trade confrontation.”

For media inquiries, please contact Heather Greenfield hgreenfield@ccianet.org

 

Related Articles

CCIA Supports USTR Scrutiny on National Tax Measures

Jun 2, 2020

Washington —  The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative has announced investigations into the actions of a number of countries that have adopted or proposed digital services taxes. The Computer & Communications Industry Association welcomes this U.S. action to address the proliferation of discriminatory taxes against U.S. companies, and investigate whether these taxes are in…

Leading European Food Delivery Platform Wolt Joins CCIA Europe

Apr 21, 2020

Brussels, BELGIUM — The Computer & Communications Industry Association welcomes its newest member Wolt. Wolt was recently ranked the second fastest growing company in Europe by the Financial Times. The highly popular food-delivery platform was founded in 2014 in Helsinki, Finland.  The following can be attributed to CCIA Europe Vice President Christian Borggreen: “We are…

CCIA Opposes U.K. Digital Services Tax

Apr 1, 2020

Washington —  The UK’s Digital Services Tax came into effect today. This follows the UK’s March 11 release of its 2020 Budget which announced that the UK will move forward with legislation to introduce a digital services tax of 2 percent. First payments under this new tax will be due in 2021.  The Computer &…