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Why the French digital tax deal isn't good enough

“With the G-7 deal yielding no substantial improvement and companies still needing to endure tedious and unproductive procedures to comply with the French Digital Sales Tax, the stakes are higher than ever,” writes fellow Joyce Beebe. The Hill: https://bit.ly/2lsWYc1