Paul L. Caron

Friday, January 8, 2010

Taxing Google

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In Spain, you have to pay the cannon every time you buy a blank cd or dvd . To cover coprights of people whose work you dont intend to copy.

Posted by: jcm | Jan 8, 2010 11:29:27 AM

And what if Google refused this tax? I know they won't, but what if they ended all their business in France and directed people to, with a french enabling cookie?

French adverts can always come from outside France.

Posted by: Deirdre Ewing | Jan 8, 2010 12:42:41 PM

Might be more fun for Google to remove all French links from its searches. Intresting experiment, does a culture exist if it doesn't exist on the net?
Will anybody activity seek out the French?

Posted by: John | Jan 8, 2010 1:05:31 PM