Daily Tax Report: International

Poland Looking to 2021 for Digital Tax if Broad Talks Fail

June 25, 2020, 1:17 PM

Poland will consider unilateral steps to tax tech giants if there isn’t a Europe-wide approach to a digital services tax decided by the end of the year, Polish Finance Minister Tadeusz Koscinski said Thursday.

Asked in an interview with financial portal money.pl if the end of the year was a plausible deadline for Poland to take unilateral action, Koscinski said it was “a good horizon.”

  • “We cannot allow that the large firms will do business in our economy but don’t pay taxes,” he said. He didn’t say what Poland’s action or timing would be, only that the country would have...
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