Boris Johnson backs big tech tax despite Trump's threats, and risks escalating transatlantic trade war
Wednesday, 4 December 2019 () · UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has pledged to push ahead with a tax on large online companies, despite US President Donald Trump threatening to impose tariffs on French goods after France implemented a similar tax.
· On Tuesday, Johnson said: "I do think we need to look at the operation of the big digital companies and the...
· *The US proposed retaliatory tariffs against France on Monday for its new digital services tax.*
· *Critics said the tax** has disproportionately hit... Business Insider Also reported by •Politico •TechCrunch