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French tax probe into Google enters final stages, says Minister

France’s inquiry into Google’s tax affairs is coming to an end and the results may be announced within the next six months, Technology Minister Fleur Pellerin said today.

15th January, 2013
Google's European headquarters in Dublin.

France’s inquiry into Google’s tax affairs is coming to an end and the results may be announced within the next six months, Technology Minister Fleur Pellerin said today.

“It appears that Google, Facebook or others, who are located in France, are not submitted to the same conditions, as far as tax and VAT are concerned, as the French players,” Pellerin said in an interview with Bloomberg TV at the Paris-based Finance...

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