[nycbug-talk] taxing free software
Mon Jan 31 11:06:42 EST 2005
On Jan 31, 2005, at 10:45 AM, Daniel Krook wrote:
>> Anybody heard of this before? It seems completely ridiculous. Why
>> tax tap water at the rate of the cost of a Pepsi. . .?
> That does seem ridiculous. At what point would the taxes be collected?
> There's no transaction or record of transfer of payment that a VAT
> apply to. Even if there was an audit of a large company's value, how
> would they apply the tax, one time and at what point?
Apparently they have inspectors visiting workplaces to check. . .
> Did the admin you talk too provide any details about how taxation
> would be
> carried out? Has he experienced this first hand?
He has experienced it. . .
I'll try to get him on the list . ..
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