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'Netflix Tax' could soon bring GST to online services and purchases

Australians could soon pay more for streaming services, app downloads and eBooks as part of a tax overhaul that could see GST charged on "intangible" products, as well as online shopping.

By 10 April 2015

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UK slaps tax dodgers with 25 percent 'Google tax'

The UK has announced a new 25 percent tax for multinational companies that dodge taxation in the region, with big tech companies called out as major culprits.

By 4 December 2014

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Airbnb: Let us pay hotel taxes in New York

The service for peer-to-peer home rentals sends a letter to all members of the New York State Legislature asking for the law to be changed to allow it to collect taxes on behalf of its hosts and guests.

By 16 April 2015

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Best tax-prep apps

Federal and state income tax returns are due in less than a month. If you're struggling to file yours in time, turn to technology to ease the burden. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on some of the best tax-preparing apps on the market.

By 25 March 2015

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Opposition calls on Apple to pay its "fair share" of tax

The Federal Opposition is taking the hard line on multinational companies that avoid tax, including a subtle swipe at Apple for paying less tax in Australia than local retailer Harvey Norman.

By 2 March 2015

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EU: Amazon's tax 'advantage' in Luxembourg hurts Europe

The preliminary results of a European Union investigation sound like tax trouble is brewing for Amazon.

By 17 January 2015

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​Review recommends measures to reduce 'Australia Tax'

A government review into competition policy has suggested dropping parallel import restrictions and geoblocking limitations to give Australians access to cheaper prices.

By 23 September 2014

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Microsoft believed to be company levied $137M in China tax case

A company identified only as "M" in a China news story owes $137 million for back taxes, according to a report.

By 27 November 2014

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Ireland to close tax loophole favored by US tech giants

Come 2015, Ireland plans to start doing away with the "Double Irish" tax structure, which has allowed companies like Apple, Google and Facebook to shelter billion of dollars in profits from taxes.

By 15 October 2014

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Nokia to shutter India phone factory amid tax dispute

The factory, which was not included in Microsoft's acquisition deal due to ongoing tax issues with the Indian government, is the last production facility in operation at Nokia.

By 9 October 2014