The weekend was just too busy to cover this story, which came out on Saturday, but it's worth covering now. It another occasion when a tweet helps as the way into the story as The Time story can be read by following the links through:
As quoted in @TimesBusiness, we find it unnerving that Amazon now sits on the CBI's Tax Committee, esp when the CBI have a position of blanket opposition to the Digital Services Tax.https://t.co/RKnNAmyH15
— Fair Tax Mark (@FairTaxMark) November 7, 2020
The rest of the thread by my friends at the Fair Tax Mark (which I co-founded and still advise) read as follows:
This is corporate capture at its worst.
The Fair Tax Mark is right to highlight the issue.
We cannot afford this scale of monopoly power. Ultimately that comes at cost to us all.