Netflix billing foul-up sees NZ customers charged multiple times in same month

Tue 26 May 1

Streaming video service responds.

Revenue Minister Todd McClay

Should NZ follow Australia’s profit-shifting crackdown? Readers’ verdict

Thu 14 May 2

New Zealand should follow Australia’s move to crack down on profit-shifting by multi-nationals, a majority of NBR ONLINE poll participants believe.

Treasurer Joe Hockey on Australia's profit-shifting crackdown: "Under this new law, when we catch companies cheating, they will have to pay back double what they owe, plus interest."

Australian budget: Hockey details ‘Netflix tax’, ‘Google tax’

Wed 13 May

Australia becomes first OECD country to introduce comprehensive measures against profit-shifting (so popular with tech multinationals) and base-erosion from from GST avoidance. UPDATED

Netflix benchmarks NZ ISPs – and ISPs weigh in on whether they have installed Netflix servers

Tue 12 May 19

PLUS: Streaming video boom congesting NZ's internet, Spark boss says.

Joe Hockey

Australian budget: Hockey confirms ‘Netflix tax,’ waffles on ‘Google tax’

Tue 12 May 6

UPDATE: Todd McClay says Australia "heading in the right direction" with online tax.


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