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Russia wants to force Google & Apple to pay more tax, apply 18% VAT to Play store purchases


In what Bloomberg describes as ‘a 90-minute interview peppered with expletives,’ Russia’s new Internet advisor has said that he wants to force Google and Apple to pay more taxes.

German Klimenko is pushing to raise taxes on U.S. companies to help level the playing field for Russian competitors such as Yandex and […]

Bloomberg says that he has an interesting ally in this aim …