Trump administration proposes slapping new tariffs on $2.4 billion worth of French goods to retaliate against big tech tax
|12/03/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- The US proposed retaliatory tariffs against France on Monday for its new digital services tax.
- Critics said the tax has disproportionately hit technology companies based in the US.
- The US has separately prepared to broaden tariffs against the EU bloc as part of a long-running dispute over aircraft subsidies.
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The United States proposed retaliatory tariffs against France on Monday for its new digital services tax, which has targeted American technology giants like Amazon and Facebook.