European Interior Commissioner Thierry Bretton on Sunday welcomed the U.S. proposal to impose a minimum tax rate on 21% of companies, regardless of whether they are profitable or not. “I think this is an interesting suggestion. We urge it for tax integration. Not only at the European level, but also globallyHe made the announcement in an interview with BFMTV.
In his opinion, “This can be a great solution“For”Come on upFrance agreed in July 2019 to impose a tax on the turnover of the digital giants, following the failure of negotiations at the OECD over a “gaffa” tax (abbreviated for Google, Amazon, Facebook, Apple groups). . “21% rate, I think this is very good and we will not be shocked, The European Commissioner and the former French Minister of Finance and Minister of Finance replied.
Lowest corporate tax rate
France, which plans to raise the corporate income tax rate to 28% and reduce it to 25% by 2022, has until then asked the OECD to establish a tax system for multinational corporations and set the overall minimum income tax rate at 12.5. %, For example in Ireland. “We are certainly ready for an increase in this figureBruno Le Meyer said in an interview with Bloomberg TV in early April, the day before U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen’s statement.
The latter indicated that the United States was operating. “With the G20 countries to adopt the lowest corporate tax rateConfirming the United States’ desire for a globally consistent tax victory, the Biden administration sought to raise corporate taxes in the United States to finance a major infrastructure project.