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France Taxes

Being A Drug Dealer Just Got A Lot More Expensive In France

WorldCrunch - Le Monde | Patrick Randall | Posted 10.28.2013 | World

LE MONDE Worldcrunch PARIS - It seems France's love affair with taxing its citizens has reached a new high: the French Treasury sought full income ...

Taxed More Than Their Income?

Reuters | Posted 07.18.2013 | Business

* 8,000 households paid more in tax than they earned * Data show impact of Socialists' one-off levy PARIS, May 18 (Reute...

How to End Tax Exile

Salim Lamrani | Posted 06.09.2013 | World
Salim Lamrani

French magnate Bernard Arnaud's desire to acquire Belgian nationality has reignited the debate over tax exile and the refusal of similar large estates to fulfill their fiscal responsibilities. There is, however, a simple and effective solution to end legal tax avoidance.

Soccer Tax!? Soccer Tax.

Reuters | Posted 06.02.2013 | Business

PARIS, April 2 (Reuters) - France's revamped 75 percent super-tax on annual salaries above one million euros will apply to all compani...

Rich Tax To Be Scaled Back

AP | Posted 05.22.2013 | Business

PARIS — The French government's plan to raise taxes on the wealthy is being radically scaled back after a second legal opinion said the proposed...

How One Country Is Profitting Off Another's High Taxes

AP | Posted 12.18.2012 | Business

PARIS -- Belgium's foreign minister says his country will welcome anyone from France who wants to follow actor Gerard Depardieu in escaping higher tax...

Tax Dodging Celebrities

AP | THOMAS ADAMSON | Posted 12.13.2012 | Money

PARIS -- France's Socialist government is introducing a 75-percent income tax on those earning over (EURO)1 million ($1.3 million), leading some of th...

Hey Companies, How's A $25 Bilion Tax Break Sound?

AP | SARAH DiLORENZO | Posted 01.06.2013 | Business

PARIS — France's government has promised (EURO)20 billion ($25 billion) in tax credits to businesses as part of a "competitiveness pact" that it...

France Unveils 75 Percent Super-Rich Tax Rate

Reuters | Posted 11.28.2012 | Business

* Budget aims to slash deficit to 3.0 pct/GDP in 2013 * Bulk of savings comes from tax on rich, business * Economists sa...

France Plots Enormous Tax Hike

Reuters | Posted 11.09.2012 | Business

PARIS, Sept 9 (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande could outline 20 billion euros ($26 billion) in tax hikes and may lower the country's ...