Hypocrisy! France bemoans US trade tariffs; France wants British trade tariffs

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France is upset that the US is thinking about imposing trade tariffs on French cheese, fizz, make-up and handbags. France wants to tax US business. A US ruling into French plans tells us:

The U.S. Trade Representative has completed the first segment of its investigation under section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974 and...

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Published on December 4, 2019 -  00:33
US May Hit France With 100 Percent Tariffs
The U.S. government may hit France with punitive duties of up to 100 percent on $2.4 billion in imports. According to Reuters, this would include Champagne, handbags, cheese and other products. The announcement came after concluding that France’s new digital services tax would hurt U.S. tech companies. The U.S. Trade Representative’s office said the French tax was “inconsistent with prevailing principles of international tax policy.

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