Brexit: Theresa May Invents the Principle of Double Customs Tariffs for Ireland

British Prime Minister Theresa May details on Monday, in front of his Parliament a specific point of her sweet Brexit: differentiated customs duties. A complex system, but one that has the advantage of not handing checks to the border between the two Ireland. Theresa May is presenting this Monday, in the British Parliament, the strategy of the …

Trump Criticizes Harley-Davidson, Which will Relocate its Production to Avoid European Taxes

COMMERCIAL WAR: The motorcycle builder, Harley-Davidson, estimates that the taxes imposed by the European Union increase the price of each bike of 2,200 dollars … The first consequences of the customs wrestling between the United States and the European Union are already being felt. Harley-Davidson announces it will be releasing its production of motorcycles for export outside the United …

The G7 Turns into a Fiasco, Trump Threatens His Allies with New Taxes

Once the G7 summit ended, US President Donald Trump suddenly decided to withdraw his support for the final communiqué on trade issues. US President Donald Trump has turned around this weekend against his allies in Europe and Canada, which he threatened with increased customs duties , after a G7 summit that ended in a fiasco. Tensions that contrast with the “unity” displayed at a …

Fuels: Why Pump Prices Will Continue to Rise

Geopolitical context, rising national taxes … fuels for the car is expensive for a few weeks, especially if you drive diesel, and it’s not over. 1.40 euro on average for a litre of diesel . Almost a cent more than last week according to France Info . The unleaded SP95 is close to 1.49 euros, an increase of 0.65 cents. While the SP98 …

Taxes, SNCF, NDDL … What to Remember from Emmanuel Macron’s Interview on BFMTV

President Emmanuel Macron gave a very tense river interview on Sunday evening on BFMTV. The main points to remember. Sunday night, Emmanuel Macron gave a television interview in a sometimes electric atmosphere. For more than two hours, the president was subjected to a flood of questions, some of which resembled the questions of a debate and not an interview, by Jean-Jacques …

Tax Exemption for Overtime Restored in 2020, Government Announces

The government spokesman announced Sunday the introduction of tax-free overtime “by 2020”. A campaign promise by Emmanuel Macron. The return of tax-free overtime. The government spokesman, Benjamin Griveaux , confirmed Sunday 11th March, 2018, the return of this flagship measure introduced by Nicolas Sarkozy. Suppressed by François Hollande, she had been promised by Emmanuel Macron. “During the presidential campaign, Emmanuel Macron …

Smoking: The Pack of Cigarettes will Increase by One Euro on 1st March

As part of its national health strategy, the government increases the price of smoking on the 1st March 2018.  Packet of cigarettes increase by one euro and rolling tobacco by two euros. As announced by the government, the price of a packet of cigarettes will experience a new increase.  It will increase by a euro on average and two euros for …

Tax Optimisation: Google has Diverted 16 Billion to Bermuda in 2016

TAX EVASION: The tax optimisation technique of “Dutch sandwich” would have allowed alphabet, the parent company of Google, to save 2.4 to 3.7 billion in taxes in 2016 … In 2016, Alphabet would have made the economy billions of dollars in taxes using a front company and tax optimisation method called “Dutch sandwich” (Dutch sandwich). The parent company Google would …