[members-discuss] Proposal for New RIPE NCC Charging Scheme Model
Flipside Data Network Operations noc at flipsidedata.net
Wed Jul 25 13:27:34 CEST 2012
On 25/07/12 12:16, Sascha Luck wrote: > On Wed, Jul 25, 2012 at 11:37:01AM +0100, Flipside Data Network Operations wrote: > >> Surely RIPE would only pay tax on profits anyway, and as a member >> organisation, shouldn't the income more or less match expenditure >> meaning little profit to tax? > > I think it's the reserves they are worried about - these might be > retained profits and subject to corpo tax. If the reserve is large enough that this is a problem, why aren't the fees reducing?