France Finance Chief to Press Biden Team on Digital Taxes

Nov.23 — France is hoping for a quick end to the simmering transatlantic trade battle over its tax on technology giants such as Facebook Inc., as soon as President-elect Joe Biden takes office, according to French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire. “I really hope that this new Biden administration will mean a new start in the relationship between Europe and the U.S.,” he said in a Bloomberg EU Policy Series webinar.