Today, October 9, Tim cook will meet with President of France Emmanuel Macron. Apple CEO were invited to a daytime meeting, but the reasons of the visit are not made public.
Topics for discussion could include educational initiatives or, perhaps the question of the corporate tax law in the country.
France and Germany are spearheading an aggressive revision of tax incentives in Europe for such technology companies as Apple and Google. And the President promotes the macron law, which aims to create a more unified system of corporate taxation across the European Union.
Last week, the European Commission resumed its investigation of the transaction Apple with the Irish government, which failed to reduce the tax rate to 1.9% and spend on benefits worth about $ 200 billion. Apple accused of tax evasion and economic damage to the European Union in the amount of 15 billion dollars. The proceedings continue today.
Another topic for discussion could be investments. Cook pays attention to this issue at the meeting with many world leaders.
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