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Trudeau Vows to Make Sure Tech Giants Pay Fair Share of Taxes

June 25, 2020, 10:15 PM

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he supports the idea of tech giants paying more taxes in a model more similar to that proposed by Europe.

  • Ottawa is concerned about revenue generated from Canadian sources without being taxed in Canada.
  • “We’re very much looking along with Europe at ways of making sure tech giants are paying their fair share of taxes, but we’re not looking at it as a necessary way to generate revenue to get through. It’s just a question of tax fairness. Everyone should be paying their fair share and tech giants haven’t been doing this in the past.” ...