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New French Government Drops VAT On Books From 7% To 5.5%

Posted at 7:33AM Friday 22 Jun 2012

France's new Minister of Culture, Aurélie Filippetti confirmed today that the VAT rate for books would return to 5.5%, following its raise to 7% just two months ago in April under Nicolas Sarkozy's government.

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