France’s Le Maire urges G7 to seize opportunity for global tax deal

FILE PHOTO: Launching of the 2020 income tax campaign in France

PARIS (Reuters) – French finance minister Bruno Le Maire urged all members of the G7, which France is part of, to seize the opportunity to broker a deal on a global minimal corporate tax rate.

“A global agreement on corporate tax is in sight – let’s make sure it happens”, Le Maire said on his Twitter account.

(Reporting by Richard Lough; Writing by Benoit Van Overstraeten; Editing by Sudip Kar-Gupta)