Macron wrote about this on his Twitter page.
“Great discussion with Donald Trump about digital tax. We will work together on a good agreement to avoid escalation in the field of duties, ”he said.
Great discussion with @realDonaldTrump on digital tax. We will work together on a good agreement to avoid tariff escalation.- Emmanuel Macron (@EmmanuelMacron) January 20, 2020
It was previously reported that the United States may impose duties on goods imported from France in connection with the introduction of the digital tax by Paris.
On January 5, the French Minister of Economics and Finance, Bruno Le Mer, promised to impose sanctions against the United States if they try to “punish” Paris for imposing a tax on the activities of large IT companies, including American ones.