The European Union considers the decision to impose tax GAFA for technology companies with revenues of more than $842 million. The first country in the European Union, which it will, can become France.
European Commissioner for competition has already supported the idea of the introduction of the tax. Its size will be 3% and it will be distributed, including, Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon. From the first letters of these four companies is tax name GAFA.
Considering the average annual profit giants, Apple could lose almost two billion dollars due to tax Google to 1.3 billion, Facebook is about 800 million, and Amazon $ 7 billion. It is known that Apple, as other companies from the list have repeatedly evaded the payment of taxes.
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