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US slaps tariffs on countries that hit Big Tech with digital services taxes ... then pauses them immediately

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Pricing is never so free like sellers would like. Apply the full amount and you can lose sales to competitors, or pay part of the fees to avoid losing market share but reduce profits...

Moreover tariffs are not applied on services only - they are applied to products - just like Trump did. It's how to win allies to front China...

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