On 7 January, KPMG reported that the US was suspending the additional customs duties on certain French imports, that should have come into effect from 6 January as a response to the digital tax imposed in France.  KPMG says the planned duties have been suspended in light of an ongoing investigation of similar digital services taxes adopted or under consideration in 10 other jurisdictions, including the EU and UK, and is said to be intended to allow a coordinated response in all ongoing digital services tax investigations.

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Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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