14.08.2015 Fiscal quirks 5: French tax on table football costs more than it benefits. The French tax regulator, the Inspection Générale des Finances, counted last year 192 taxes on businesses that annually generate less than €150 million. The Inspection advised the government abolish between 90 and 120 of these small taxes. Some cost more than they produce, the inspection finds, such as taxes on pinball machines and table football.
Source: Laurents Berentsen in Het Financieele Dagblad Friday 14 August 2015.