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Canada’s illegal iPod tax

The Canadian Federal Court of Appeal has ruled that Canada’s so-called “iPod tax” is illegal according to Canadian “iPod tax” illegal, judge rules. The tax that was imposed on MP3 players as a method of compensating artists for illegal file sharing still applies to recordable CD media and audio cassettes. No news yet on whether the price of iPods and other MP3 players have dropped as a result. Later.