European nations are using Austria as the “fall guy” for the reason to charge web users more money to access the internet. This is a well known tactic used by governments to tax citizens. Austria government promises that the 3% sales tax will only be applied to big companies like Facebook and Amazon but that’s not true. The tax will be in addition to a planned European Union digital tax, that affects all web users. In the coming months surrounding countries like Croatia, Italy, Belgium, Hungary Czechia, Germany and the U.K will be following suit.