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Equipment - Copyright Levy Rates
                               Product subject to levies, please indicate rate.
No levies.                     Product not subject to levies.
                               Product for which a levy is claimed but contested/litigated.
                               Product for which levies are under discussion.
Don't know.                    Don't know.
                                                         COUNTRIES                            Cassette Recorder                             Cassette Recorder Combi                         Hi Fi Recorder                                  VHS Recorder                                    VHS Recorder Combi

                                                         Comments of Updater
                                                         Updates

Comments of Updater     Updates                          Product characteristics              CC Recorder: Recorder for playing or          What do we mean by combi?                                                                       Video Cassette Recorder: Recorder for           What do we mean by combi? This the case
Please indicate your                                                                          recording compact audio cassettes             This the case when a cassette recorder is                                                       playing or recording VHS cassettes              when a video recorder is part of another
name and delete any non Please indicate date                                                                                                part of another equipment such as a hifi set,                                                                                                   equipment such as a TV set.
relevant comments.      of update                                                                                                           a portable radio, etc.



                                                         Country comments

The figures come from the 3-Mar-08                       AUSTRIA                              Don't know.                                   Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.
published tariff.
Note: the contractual tariff
between the collecting
society and the Austrian
Chamber of Commerce is
1/3 lower than the
published tariff. For several
devices as of for 4 GB and
higher there is a further
reduction of 1/3.




Updated by Agoria ICT and 25-Mar-08                      BELGIUM                              3% of sales price to dealer.                  1,5% of sales price to dealer.                  3% of sales price to dealer.                    3% of sales price to dealer.                    1,5% of sales price to dealer.
E&E.
New rate negotiation in
progress.
In general, a new law has
passed & it will impact
rates. It is not known how
much until summer 2008.
Old rates stay in effect until
then.


                               6-Mar-08                  BULGARIA                             2% of cost price.                             2% of cost price.                               2% of cost price.                               2% of cost price.                               2% of cost price.




Note: expected increases       6-Mar-08                  CROATIA                              Don't know.                                   Don't know.                                     0,81 €/device                                   Don't know.                                     Don't know.
by the end of the year

Copyright Law                 6-Mar-08                   CZECH REPUBLIC                       3% of sales price to dealer.                  1.5% of sales price to dealer.                  Don't know.                                     3% of sales price to dealer.                    1.5% of sales price to dealer.
Amendments: Clearly
redefines language
"technical devices capable
of making reproductions".
Optical carriers, media
cards and hard drives,
whether or not built into the
computer appear to be
covered. The levy is
applicable to these devices
to 3% of the sales price of
the recording devices and
1.5% of the sales price of
radio and television
receivers.



                               6-Mar-08                  DENMARK                              No levies.                                    No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.
                               6-Mar-08                  ESTONIA                              3% of the wholesale price.                    3% of the wholesale price.                      3% of the wholesale price.                      3% of the wholesale price.                      3% of the wholesale price.


Updated by Elektroniikan    25-Mar-08                    FINLAND                              No levies.                                    Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.
Tukkukauppiaat ry.
Decree of the Ministry of
Education in force until 31
December 2008. The tariff
shall remain valid until 31
December 2008. Levies
are negotiated once a year
in November. In
November 2007,
mobilephones with MP3,
Memory Cards and Hard
Disks were under
negotiations.



Decision 11 December                                     FRANCE                               Don't know.                                   Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.
2007
Decision 9 July 2007
Decision 20 July 2006
Decision 22 November
2005                           25-Mar-08




Updated by Bitkom.             25-Feb-08                 GERMANY                              1,28 €/device                                 Don't know.                                     1,28 €/device                                   9,21 €/device                                   9,21 €/device
!!! ALL tariffs provided
hereby are based on the
old Copy Right Law of
2003. Indeed since 2008,
there is a new law and
levies have to be
negotiated with the
Collecting societies
Until the new rates are
adopted the current rates
are still valid.!!!



                               6-Mar-08                  GREECE                               6% of import price.                           Don't know.                                     6% of import price.                             6% of import price.                             6% of import price.


Updated by Digit-e.       18-Mar-08                      HUNGARY                              Don't know.                                   Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.
No levy for PC flash
memory, but levies for
integrated memory of
DVD recorder, TV set,
Set-top box, satellite
receiver etc…
There is an obligation to
stick an hologram on the
products to prove the
payment of the levy.


                               6-Mar-08                  IRELAND                              No levies.                                    No levies.                                      No levies.                                    No levies.                                        No levies.
Updated by Barbara             13-Mar-08                 ITALY                                3% of dealer net price.                       3% of dealer net price.                         3% of dealer net price.                       3% of dealer net price.                           3% of dealer net price.
Carnevale (ANIE)                                                                                                                            For all audio equipment with 2 functions,       For all audio equipment with 2 functions,                                                       For all audio equipment with 2 functions,
                                                                                                                                            recording function included 50% of dealer net   recording function included 50% of dealer net                                                   recording function included 50% of dealer net
                                                                                                                                            price. For all audio equipment with more than   price. For all audio equipment with more than                                                   price. For all audio equipment with more than
                                                                                                                                            2 functions, recording function included, 20%   2 functions, recording function included, 20%                                                   2 functions, recording function included, 20%
                                                                                                                                            of dealer net price.                            of dealer net price.                                                                            of dealer net price.



                               6-Mar-08                  LATVIA                               1.42 €                                        1.42 €                                          1.42 €                                          1.42 €                                          1.42 €
                               6-Mar-08                  LITHUANIA                            6% of the wholesale price.                    6% of the wholesale price.                      6% of the wholesale price.                      6% of the wholesale price.                      6% of the wholesale price.

                               6-Mar-08                  LUXEMBURG                            No levies.                                    No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.
                               6-Mar-08                  MALTA                                No levies.                                    No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.
                               6-Mar-08                  THE NETHERLANDS                      No levies.                                    No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.
                               6-Mar-08                  NORWAY                               No levies.                                    No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.
Levies on analog not           3-Mar-08                  POLAND                               3% of sales price to dealer.                  3% of sales price to dealer.                    3% of sales price to dealer.                    3% of sales price to dealer.                    Don't know.
digital.?




                               6-Mar-08                  PORTUGAL                             3% on the importer/producer price before      1,5% on the importer/producer price before      3% on the importer/producer price before        3% on the importer/producer price before        1.5% on the importer/producer price before
                                                                                              VAT.                                          VAT.                                            VAT.                                            VAT.                                            VAT.
                                                                                                                                                                                            If a separate component in system then a
                                                                                                                                                                                            calculation method applies.



                               6-Mar-08                  ROMANIA                              3% of the import price for the importers or   0.5% of the import price for the importers or   0.5% of the import price for the importers or   0.5% of the import price for the importers or   0.5% of the import price for the importers or
                                                                                              the production price w/o VAT for the local    the production price w/o VAT for the local      the production price w/o VAT for the local      the production price w/o VAT for the local      the production price w/o VAT for the local
                                                                                              producers. TBC?                               producers.                                      producers.                                      producers.                                      producers.



                               6-Mar-08                  SLOVAKIA                             3% of sales price.                            3% of sales price.                              3% of sales price.                              3% of sales price.                              3% of sales price.
                               6-Mar-08                  SLOVENIA                             2,5 €/device                                  2,5 €/device                                    0,5 €/device                                    3,75 €/device                                   3,75 €/device

!!! Tariffs provided hereby    18-Jan-08                 SPAIN                                0,60 €/device                                 0,60 €/device                                   0,60 €/device                                   6,61 €/device                                   6,61 €/device
in pink box are based on
discussion of the new
proposed system. The
scheme currently in place
provides for levies € 0,6 or
€ 6,61/ device.

Note: Exchange rate used       3-Mar-08                  SWEDEN                               Don't know.                                   Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.
is
1 € = 0,106734 SEK




Note: Exchange rate used       3-Mar-08                  SWITZERLAND                          No levies.                                    No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.
is
1 € = 1.57484 CHF



                               6-Mar-08                  UK                                   No levies.                                    No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.
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uct subject to levies, please indicate rate.
uct not subject to levies.
uct for which a levy is claimed but contested/litigated.
uct for which levies are under discussion.

                     COUNTRIES                             CD Audio Recorder                               CD Audio Recorder Combi                         CD Player with storage capacity                 Digital Walkman                                 Minidisk Player

                     Comments of Updater
                     Updates

                     Product characteristics               Seperate device that can be connected to a      What do we mean by combi? This the case         This equipment can not be definded              It basically has the same function as a MP3     To keep in the table
                                                           CD player for audio recording                   when the CD Audio is part of another            generally. Some countries see this as           player. The description dates back from the
                                                                                                           equipment                                       equipment, others as recording media,           time that standards other than MP3 were
                                                                                                                                                           others as a combination of the two.             around. Tariff wise it is the same as a MP3
                                                                                                                                                                                                           player


                     Country comments

                     AUSTRIA                               Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     up to 256 MB € 2                                Don't know.                                     Don't know.
                                                                                                                                                           up to 512 MB € 3
                                                                                                                                                           up to 1GB € 3,5
                                                                                                                                                           up to 4 GB € 4
                                                                                                                                                           up to 30 GB € 6
                                                                                                                                                           up to 60 GB € 7
                                                                                                                                                           over 60 GB € 8




                     BELGIUM                               3% of sales price to dealer.                    1,5% of sales price to dealer.                  Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.




                     BULGARIA                              2% of cost price.                               2% of cost price.                               Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.




                     CROATIA                               2,7 €/device                                    2,7 €/device                                    5,5 €/device                                    Don't know.                                     Don't know.



                     CZECH REPUBLIC                        3% of sales price to dealer.                    Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     3% of sales price to dealer.                    3% of sales price to dealer.




                     DENMARK                               No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.
                     ESTONIA                               3% of the wholesale price.                      3% of the wholesale price.                      Don't know.                                     3% of the wholesale price.                      3% of the wholesale price.



                     FINLAND                               up to 512 MB € 4                                up to 512 MB € 4                                up to 512 MB € 4                                up to 512 MB € 4                                Don't know.
                                                           up to 1 GB € 7                                  up to 1 GB € 7                                  up to 1 GB € 7                                  up to 1 GB € 7
                                                           up to 20 GB € 10                                up to 20 GB € 10                                up to 20 GB € 10                                up to 20 GB € 10
                                                           up to 50 GB € 12                                up to 50 GB € 12                                up to 50 GB € 12                                up to 50 GB € 12
                                                           up to 150 GB € 15                               up to 150 GB € 15                               up to 150 GB € 15                               up to 150 GB € 15
                                                           up to 250 GB € 18                               up to 250 GB € 18                               up to 250 GB € 18                               up to 250 GB € 18
                                                           over 250 GB € 21                                over 250 GB € 21                                over 250 GB € 21                                over 250 GB € 21




                     FRANCE                                Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     up to 128 MB € 1                                Don't know.                                     Don't know.
                                                                                                                                                           up to 256 MB € 2
                                                                                                                                                           up to 384 MB € 3
                                                                                                                                                           up to 512 MB € 4
                                                                                                                                                           up to 1 GB € 5
                                                                                                                                                           up to 5 GB € 8
                                                                                                                                                           up to 10 GB € 10
                                                                                                                                                           up to 15 GB € 12
                                                                                                                                                           up to 20 GB €15
                                                                                                                                                           up to 40 GB € 20


                     GERMANY                               1,28 €/device                                   1,28 €/device                                   Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.




                     GREECE                                6% of import price.                             6% of import price.                             Don't know.                                     6% of import price.                             6% of import price.


                     HUNGARY                               Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.




                     IRELAND                               No levies.                                      No levies.                                    No levies.                                        No levies.                                      No levies.
                     ITALY                                 3% of dealer net price.                         3% of dealer net price.                       3% of dealer net price.                           No levies.                                      No levies.
                                                                                                           For all audio equipment with 2 functions,
                                                                                                           recording function included 50% of dealer net
                                                                                                           price. For all audio equipment with more than
                                                                                                           2 functions, recording function included, 20%
                                                                                                           of dealer net price.



                     LATVIA                                1.42 €                                          1.42 €                                          1.42 €                                          Don't know.                                     1.42 €
                     LITHUANIA                             6% of the wholesale price.                      6% of the wholesale price.                      Don't know.                                     6% of the wholesale price.                      6% of the wholesale price.

                     LUXEMBURG                             No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.
                     MALTA                                 No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.
                     THE NETHERLANDS                       No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.
                     NORWAY                                No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.
                     POLAND                                3% of sales price to dealer.                    3% of sales price to dealer.                    Don't know.                                     3% of sales price to dealer.                    3% of sales price to dealer.




                     PORTUGAL                              No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.




                     ROMANIA                               0.5% of the import price for the importers or   0.5% of the import price for the importers or   0.5% of the import price for the importers or   0.5% of the import price for the importers or   0.5% of the import price for the importers or
                                                           the production price w/o VAT for the local      the production price w/o VAT for the local      the production price w/o VAT for the local      the production price w/o VAT for the local      the production price w/o VAT for the local
                                                           producers.                                      producers.                                      producers.                                      producers.                                      producers.



                     SLOVAKIA                              3% of sales price.                              3% of sales price.                              Don't know.                                     3% of sales price.                              3% of sales price.
                     SLOVENIA                              6,26 €/device                                   Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     8,33€/device                                    8,33€/device

                     SPAIN                                 0,60 €/device                                   0,60 €/device                                   0,60 €/device                                   3,15 €/device                                   0,60 €/device




                     SWEDEN                                0,45 €/GB                                       0,45 €/GB                                       0,45 €/GB                                       0,45 €/GB                                       0,45 €/GB




                     SWITZERLAND                           0,220 €/GB                                      0,220 €/GB                                      Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.




                     UK                                    No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.
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uct subject to levies, please indicate rate.
uct not subject to levies.
uct for which a levy is claimed but contested/litigated.
uct for which levies are under discussion.

                     COUNTRIES                             MP3 Player Flash (AUDIO)                                       MP3 Player Flash (AUDIO+VIDEO)                                 MP3 Player HDD (AUDIO)                                         MP3 Player HDD (AUDIO+VIDEO)                                   Mobile Phone with MP3

                     Comments of Updater
                     Updates

                     Product characteristics               MP3 Player with audio flash memory.                                                                                           MP3 Player with Hard Disk Drive.                                                                                              Mobile Phones with MP3 function
                                                           MP3 Player: Hardware or software device for playing MP3                                                                       MP3 Player: Hardware or software device for playing MP3
                                                           audio files.                                                                                                                  audio files.
                                                           Flash memory is a non-volatile memory device that retains                                                                     Hard Disk Drive: Mechanism that controls the positioning,
                                                           its data after the power is removed.                                                                                          reading, and writing of the hard disk


                     Country comments

                     AUSTRIA                               up to 256 MB € 2                                               ?                                                              up to 256 MB € 2                                               ?                                                              Discussions. TBC?
                                                           up to 512 MB € 3                                                                                                              up to 512 MB € 3
                                                           up to 1GB € 3,5                                                                                                               up to 1GB € 3,5
                                                           up to 4 GB € 4                                                                                                                up to 4 GB € 4
                                                           up to 30 GB € 6                                                                                                               up to 30 GB € 6
                                                           up to 60 GB € 7                                                                                                               up to 60 GB € 7
                                                           over 60 GB € 8                                                                                                                over 60 GB € 8
                                                           As of for 4 GB and higher further reduction of 1/3 should be                                                                  As of for 4 GB and higher further reduction of 1/3 should be
                                                           taken into account.                                                                                                           taken into account.




                     BELGIUM                               3% of sales price to dealer.                                   Don't know.                                                    3% of sales price to dealer.                                   Don't know.                                                    Product for which levies are under
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       discussion.




                     BULGARIA                              2% of cost price.                                              ?                                                              2% of cost price.                                              ?                                                              2% of cost price.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       TBC?



                     CROATIA                               1, 64 €/device                                                 ?                                                              1, 64 €/device                                                 ?                                                              1,62 €/device
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       TBC?

                     CZECH REPUBLIC                        Copyright Law Amendments (Jan 2007): levy for "memory Copyright Law Amendments (Jan 2007): levy for "memory Copyright Law Amendments (Jan 2007): levy for "memory Copyright Law Amendments (Jan 2007): levy for "memory Don't know.
                                                           media" including MP3 players, memory cards, etc. is CZK 6 media" including MP3 players, memory cards, etc. is CZK 6 media" including MP3 players, memory cards, etc. is CZK 6 media" including MP3 players, memory cards, etc. is CZK 6
                                                           for every 512 MB.                                         for every 512 MB.                                         for every 512 MB.                                         for every 512 MB.




                     DENMARK                               No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.
                     ESTONIA                               3% of the wholesale price.                                     ?                                                              3% of the wholesale price.                                     ?                                                              3% of the wholesale price.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       TBC?

                     FINLAND                               up to 512 MB € 4                                               up to 512 MB € 4                                               up to 512 MB € 4                                               up to 512 MB € 4                                               Mobile phones alone are not subject to levies.
                                                           up to 1 GB € 7                                                 up to 1 GB € 7                                                 up to 1 GB € 7                                                 up to 1 GB € 7                                                 In November 2007, mobilephones with MP3
                                                           up to 20 GB € 10                                               up to 20 GB € 10                                               up to 20 GB € 10                                               up to 20 GB € 10                                               were under negotiations.
                                                           up to 50 GB € 12                                               up to 50 GB € 12                                               up to 50 GB € 12                                               up to 50 GB € 12
                                                           up to 150 GB € 15                                              up to 150 GB € 15                                              up to 150 GB € 15                                              up to 150 GB € 15
                                                           up to 250 GB € 18                                              up to 250 GB € 18                                              up to 250 GB € 18                                              up to 250 GB € 18
                                                           over 250 GB € 21                                               over 250 GB € 21                                               over 250 GB € 21                                               over 250 GB € 21




                     FRANCE                                up to 128 MB € 1                                               up to 1 GB € 5                                                 up to 128 MB € 1                                               up to 1 GB € 5                                                 Tariff on MP3 Player Audio claimed but
                                                           up to 256 MB € 2                                               up to 5 GB € 6                                                 up to 256 MB € 2                                               up to 5 GB € 6                                                 contested
                                                           up to 384 MB € 3                                               up to 10 GB € 7                                                up to 384 MB € 3                                               up to 10 GB € 7
                                                           up to 512 MB € 4                                               up to 20 GB € 8                                                up to 512 MB € 4                                               up to 20 GB € 8
                                                           up to 1 GB € 5                                                 up to 40 GB € 10                                               up to 1 GB € 5                                                 up to 40 GB € 10
                                                           up to 5 GB € 8                                                 up to 80 GB € 15                                               up to 5 GB € 8                                                 up to 80 GB € 15
                                                           up to 10 GB € 10                                               up to 120 GB € 20                                              up to 10 GB € 10                                               up to 120 GB € 20
                                                           up to 15 GB € 12                                               up to 160 GB € 25                                              up to 15 GB € 12                                               up to 160 GB € 25
                                                           up to 20 GB €15                                                up to 250 GB € 35                                              up to 20 GB €15                                                up to 250 GB € 35
                                                           up to 40 GB € 20                                               up to 400 GB € 45                                              up to 40 GB € 20                                               up to 400 GB € 45
                                                                                                                          up to 560 GB € 50                                                                                                             up to 560 GB € 50
                     GERMANY                               2,56 €/device                                                  2,56 €/device                                                  2,56 €/device                                                  2,56 €/device                                                  Collecting Societies claim 2,56 €/device.
                                                           1,28 €/device applies only to MP3 player with recording        1,28 €/device applies only to MP3 player with recording                                                                                                                                      Arbitration procedure pending.
                                                           function but WITHOUT internal storage                          function but WITHOUT internal storage




                     GREECE                                6% of import price.                                            6% of import price.                                            6% of import price.                                            6% of import price.                                            No Levies.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       TBC?

                     HUNGARY                               TBC                                                            TBC                                                            TBC                                                            TBC                                                            Litigation ongoing.
                                                           up to 256 MB € 3,22                                            up to 256 MB € 3,22                                            up to 256 MB € 3,22                                            up to 256 MB € 3,22
                                                           up to 512 MB € 6,05                                            up to 512 MB € 6,05                                            up to 512 MB € 6,05                                            up to 512 MB € 6,05
                                                           up to 1GB € 8,06                                               up to 1GB € 8,06                                               up to 1GB € 8,06                                               up to 1GB € 8,06
                                                           up to 2 GB € 9,6                                               up to 2 GB € 9,6                                               up to 2 GB € 9,6                                               up to 2 GB € 9,6
                                                           up to 4 GB € 16,13                                             up to 4 GB € 16,13                                             up to 4 GB € 16,13                                             up to 4 GB € 16,13
                                                           up to 10 GB € 24,19                                            up to 10 GB € 24,19                                            up to 10 GB € 24,19                                            up to 10 GB € 24,19
                                                           up to 40 GB € 36,12                                            up to 40 GB € 36,12                                            up to 40 GB € 36,12                                            up to 40 GB € 36,12
                                                           up to 80 GB € 40,32                                            up to 80 GB € 40,32                                            up to 80 GB € 40,32                                            up to 80 GB € 40,32




                     IRELAND                               No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.
                     ITALY                                 3% of dealer net price.                                        3% of dealer net price.                                        3% of dealer net price.                                        3% of dealer net price.                                        Siae formally requested on Nov 2006 levies
                                                           For all audio equipment with 2 functions, recording function   For all audio equipment with 2 functions, recording function   For all audio equipment with 2 functions, recording function   For all audio equipment with 2 functions, recording function   on mobile phones, but the discussion with
                                                           included 50% of dealer net price. For all audio equipment      included 50% of dealer net price. For all audio equipment      included 50% of dealer net price. For all audio equipment      included 50% of dealer net price. For all audio equipment      the trade associations is still pending. At the
                                                           with more than 2 functions, recording function included,       with more than 2 functions, recording function included,       with more than 2 functions, recording function included,       with more than 2 functions, recording function included,       moment no levies paid on mobile phones.
                                                           20% of dealer net price.                                       20% of dealer net price.                                       20% of dealer net price.                                       20% of dealer net price.                                       No action since.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Potential rectroactive claim - Starting date/up
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       to 5 years.

                     LATVIA                                Don't know.                                                    Don't know.                                                    Don't know.                                                    Don't know.                                                    Don't know.
                     LITHUANIA                             6% of the wholesale price.                                     ?                                                              6% of the wholesale price.                                     ?                                                              6% of the wholesale price.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       TBC?
                     LUXEMBURG                             No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.
                     MALTA                                 No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.
                     THE NETHERLANDS                       No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.
                     NORWAY                                No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.
                     POLAND                                3% of sales price to dealer.                                   3% of sales price to dealer.                                   3% of sales price to dealer.                                   3% of sales price to dealer.                                   Don't know.




                     PORTUGAL                              No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.




                     ROMANIA                               0.5% of the import price for the importers or the production   ?                                                              0.5% of the import price for the importers or the production   ?                                                              0.5% of the import price for the importers or
                                                           price w/o VAT for the local producers.                                                                                        price w/o VAT for the local producers.                                                                                        the production price w/o VAT for the local
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       producers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       TBC?

                     SLOVAKIA                              3% of sales price.                                             ?                                                              3% of sales price.                                             ?                                                              3% of sales price. TBC?
                     SLOVENIA                              € 4,17 up to 2 GB inclusively                                  ?                                                              Don't know.                                                    Don't know.                                                    Don't know.
                                                           € 8,35 over 2GB
                     SPAIN                                 3,15 €/device                                                  3,15 €/device                                                  3,15 €/device                                                  3,15 €/device                                                  1,50 €/device




                     SWEDEN                                0,45 €/GB                                                      0,45 €/GB                                                      0,45 €/GB                                                      0,45 €/GB                                                      No levies.
                                                           i.e. for the following capacities:                             i.e. for the following capacities:                             i.e. for the following capacities:                             i.e. for the following capacities:
                                                           1 GB 0,45 €                                                    1 GB 0,45 €                                                    1 GB 0,45 €                                                    1 GB 0,45 €
                                                           5 GB 2,25 €                                                    5 GB 2,25 €                                                    5 GB 2,25 €                                                    5 GB 2,25 €
                                                           80 GB 36 €                                                     80 GB 36 €                                                     80 GB 36 €                                                     80 GB 36 €
                                                           160 GB 72 €                                                    160 GB 72 €                                                    160 GB 72 €                                                    160 GB 72 €
                     SWITZERLAND                           up to 512 MB € 0,016 per MB                                    up to 512 MB € 0,016 per MB                                    0,0298 € /GB                                                   0,0298 € /GB                                                   No levies
                                                           up to 1 GB € 0,011per MB                                       up to 1 GB € 0,011per MB
                                                           up to 2 GB € 0,009 per MB                                      up to 2 GB € 0,009 per MB
                                                           up to 4 GB € 0,005 per MB                                      up to 4 GB € 0,005 per MB
                                                           over 4 GB € 0,003 per MB                                       over 4 GB € 0,003 per MB
                     UK                                    No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.                                                     No levies.
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uct for which levies are under discussion.

                     COUNTRIES                             Mobile TV DVPH                GPS with MP3                                 PDA MP3                                      PDA Voice Recorder                           Game Consoles

                     Comments of Updater
                     Updates

                     Product characteristics                                             Navigation device with MP3 capabilities                                                   To keep




                     Country comments

                     AUSTRIA                               Don't know.                   Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.




                     BELGIUM                               Don't know.                   Product for which levies are under           Product for which levies are under           Product for which levies are under           No levies.
                                                                                         discussion.                                  discussion.                                  discussion.




                     BULGARIA                              Don't know.                   Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.




                     CROATIA                               Don't know.                   Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.



                     CZECH REPUBLIC                        Don't know.                   Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.




                     DENMARK                               Don't know.                   No levies.                                   No levies.                                   No levies.                                   No levies.
                     ESTONIA                               Don't know.                   Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.



                     FINLAND                               Don't know.                   Don't know.                                  up to 512 MB € 4                             up to 512 MB € 4                             Don't know.
                                                                                                                                      up to 1 GB € 7                               up to 1 GB € 7
                                                                                                                                      up to 20 GB € 10                             up to 20 GB € 10
                                                                                                                                      up to 50 GB € 12                             up to 50 GB € 12
                                                                                                                                      up to 150 GB € 15                            up to 150 GB € 15
                                                                                                                                      up to 250 GB € 18                            up to 250 GB € 18
                                                                                                                                      over 250 GB € 21                             over 250 GB € 21




                     FRANCE                                Don't know.                   Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  No levies. Discussions.




                     GERMANY                               Don't know.                   No levy in terms of the old Copy Right Law   No levy in terms of the old Copy Right Law   No levy in terms of the old Copy Right Law   Don't know.
                                                                                         from 2003.                                   from 2003.                                   from 2003.




                     GREECE                                Don't know.                   Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.


                     HUNGARY                               Don't know.                   Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.




                     IRELAND                               Don't know.                   No levies.                                   No levies.                                   No levies.                                   No levies.
                     ITALY                                 Don't know.                   No levies.                                   No levies.                                   No levies                                    No levies.




                     LATVIA                                Don't know.                   Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.
                     LITHUANIA                             Don't know.                   Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.

                     LUXEMBURG                             Don't know.                   No levies.                                   No levies.                                   No levies.                                   No levies.
                     MALTA                                 Don't know.                   No levies.                                   No levies.                                   No levies.                                   No levies.
                     THE NETHERLANDS                       Don't know.                   No levies.                                   No levies.                                   No levies.                                   No levies.
                     NORWAY                                Don't know.                   No levies.                                   No levies.                                   No levies.                                   No levies.
                     POLAND                                Don't know.                   Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.




                     PORTUGAL                              Don't know.                   No levies.                                   No levies.                                   No levies.                                   No levies.




                     ROMANIA                               Don't know.                   Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.




                     SLOVAKIA                              Don't know.                   Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.
                     SLOVENIA                              Don't know.                   Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.

                     SPAIN                                 Don't know.                   No levies.                                   No levies.                                   No levies.                                   No levies.




                     SWEDEN                                Don't know.                   Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.




                     SWITZERLAND                           Don't know.                   Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.                                  Don't know.




                     UK                                    Don't know.                   No levies.                                   No levies.                                   No levies.                                   No levies.
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                     COUNTRIES                             Jukebox with storage capacity                    Set Top Box with storage capacity               Hard Disk Satellite Receiver                    TV with HardDisk                                 Blu-Ray Recorder HD-DVD

                     Comments of Updater
                     Updates

                     Product characteristics               Personal Digital Entertainment that creates      Device that connects to a television and an     Device with recording function and with         It is a TV with a recording function and with
                                                           enhanced audio and video entertainment           external source of signal, and that turns the   integrated storage capacity                     integrated storage capacity regardless
                                                           experiences in a compact form; on a portable     signal into content then displayed on the                                                       whether this is with integrated set top box or
                                                           big storage capacity (miniHardDiskDrive) it      screen; e.g. it enables a television set to                                                     not.
                                                           allows for storing WAV, MP3, news, digital       receive and decode digital television (DTV)
                                                           audio books, various data, transferring via      broadcasts
                     Country comments                      mic, etc.

                     AUSTRIA                               up to 256 MB € 2                                 up to 40 GB € 3                                 up to 40 GB € 3                                 up to 40 GB € 3                                  Don't know.
                                                           up to 512 MB € 3                                 up to 80 GB € 6                                 up to 80 GB € 6                                 up to 80 GB € 6
                                                           up to 1GB € 3,5                                  up to 160 GB € 10                               up to 160 GB € 10                               up to 160 GB € 10
                                                           up to 4 GB € 4                                   up to 250 GB € 12                               up to 250 GB € 12                               up to 250 GB € 12
                                                           up to 30 GB € 6                                  up to 400 GB € 15 over 400 GB € 20              up to 400 GB € 15 over 400 GB € 20              up to 400 GB € 15 over 400 GB € 20
                                                           up to 60 GB € 7
                                                           over 60 GB € 8




                     BELGIUM                               3% of sales price to dealer.                     3% of sales price to dealer.                    Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                      Product for which levies are under
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             discussion.




                     BULGARIA                              2% of cost price.                                2% of cost price.                               2% of cost price.                               2% of cost price.                                Don't know.




                     CROATIA                               Don't know.                                      Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     1,35 €/device                                    Don't know.



                     CZECH REPUBLIC                        Don't know.                                      Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     1,5% of cost price.                              Don't know.




                     DENMARK                               No levies.                                       No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                       No levies.
                     ESTONIA                               3% of the wholesale price.                       3% of the wholesale price.                      3% of the wholesale price.                      3% of the wholesale price.                       Don't know.



                     FINLAND                               Don't know.                                      up to 512 MB € 4                                up to 512 MB € 4                                up to 512 MB € 4                                 No levies
                                                                                                            up to 1 GB € 7                                  up to 1 GB € 7                                  up to 1 GB € 7
                                                                                                            up to 20 GB € 10                                up to 20 GB € 10                                up to 20 GB € 10
                                                                                                            up to 50 GB € 12                                up to 50 GB € 12                                up to 50 GB € 12
                                                                                                            up to 150 GB € 15                               up to 150 GB € 15                               up to 150 GB € 15
                                                                                                            up to 250 GB € 18                               up to 250 GB € 18                               up to 250 GB € 18
                                                                                                            over 250 GB € 21                                over 250 GB € 21                                over 250 GB € 21




                     FRANCE                                up to 1 GB € 5                                   up to 1 GB € 5                                  up to 40 GB € 10                                up to 40 GB € 10                                 December 2008.
                                                           up to 5 GB € 6                                   up to 5 GB € 6                                  up to 80 GB € 15                                up to 80 GB € 15
                                                           up to 10 GB € 7                                  up to 10 GB € 7                                 up to 120 GB € 20                               up to 120 GB € 20
                                                           up to 20 GB € 8                                  up to 20 GB € 8                                 up to 160 GB € 25                               up to 160 GB € 25
                                                           up to 40 GB € 10                                 up to 40 GB € 10                                up to 250 GB € 35                               up to 250 GB € 35
                                                           up to 80 GB € 15                                 up to 80 GB € 15                                up to 400 GB € 45                               up to 400 GB € 45
                                                           up to 120 GB € 20                                up to 120 GB € 20                               up to 560 GB € 50                               up to 560 GB € 50
                                                           up to 160 GB € 25                                up to 160 GB € 25
                                                           up to 250 GB € 35                                up to 250 GB € 35
                                                           up to 400 GB € 45                                up to 400 GB € 45
                                                           up to 560 GB € 50                                up to 560 GB € 50
                     GERMANY                               Don't know.                                      18,42 €/device                                  18,42 €/device                                  18,42 €/device                                   9,21 €/device




                     GREECE                                6% of import price.                              6% of import price.                             6% of import price.                             6% of import price.                              Don't know.


                     HUNGARY                               Don't know.                                      TBC                                             TBC                                             TBC                                              Don't know.
                                                                                                            up to 80 GB 12,8 €/pc                           up to 80 GB 12,8 €/pc                           up to 80 GB 12,8 €/pc
                                                                                                            up to 160 GB 16 €/pc                            up to 160 GB 16 €/pc                            up to 160 GB 16 €/pc
                                                                                                            up to 250 GB 22,4 €/pc                          up to 250 GB 22,4 €/pc                          up to 250 GB 22,4 €/pc
                                                                                                            over 250 GB 28,8 €/pc                           over 250 GB 28,8 €/pc                           over 250 GB 28,8 €/pc




                     IRELAND                               No levies.                                       No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                       No levies.
                     ITALY                                 At the moment no specific levie is requested     No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                       3% wholesale price.
                                                           on this product, in any case if applied should
                                                           be 3%wholesale price.




                     LATVIA                                1.42 €                                           Don't know.                                     1.42 €                                          Don't know.                                      Don't know.
                     LITHUANIA                             6% of the wholesale price.                       6% of the wholesale price.                      6% of the wholesale price.                      6% of the wholesale price.                       Don't know.

                     LUXEMBURG                             No levies.                                       No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                       No levies.
                     MALTA                                 No levies.                                       No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                       No levies.
                     THE NETHERLANDS                       No levies.                                       No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                       No levies.
                     NORWAY                                No levies.                                       No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                       No levies.
                     POLAND                                Don't know.                                      Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     2% of sales price to dealer.                     Don't know.




                     PORTUGAL                              No levies.                                       No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                       No levies.




                     ROMANIA                               0.5% of the import price for the importers or    0.5% of the import price for the importers or   0.5% of the import price for the importers or   Don't know.                                      0.5% of the import price for the importers or
                                                           the production price w/o VAT for the local       the production price w/o VAT for the local      the production price w/o VAT for the local                                                       the production price w/o VAT for the local
                                                           producers.                                       producers.                                      producers.                                                                                       producers.



                     SLOVAKIA                              3% of sales price.                               3% of sales price.                              3% of sales price.                              3% of sales price.                               3% of sales price.
                     SLOVENIA                              Don't know.                                      Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     0,83 €/device                                    0,83 €/device

                     SPAIN                                 0.60 €/device                                    12,00 €/device                                  12,00 €/device                                  12,00 €/device                                   No levies. Blu-Ray not a DVD. In the draft are
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             only mentionned DVD burners.




                     SWEDEN                                0,45 €/GB                                        0,45 €/GB                                       0,45 €/GB                                       0,45 €/GB                                        0,45 €/GB




                     SWITZERLAND                           0,2085 € /GB                                     0,2085 € /GB                                    0,2085 € /GB                                    0,2085 € /GB                                     No levies




                     UK                                    No levies.                                       No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                       No levies.
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uct for which levies are under discussion.

                     COUNTRIES                             Stand Alone DVD Recorder                        Stand Alone DVD Recorder with HDD               Stand Alone DVD Recorder Combi                  Stand Alone HDD                                Stand Alone Hard Disk Multimedia with         Stand Alone Hard Disk Multimedia WITH
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          NO Entry                                      Entry
                     Comments of Updater
                     Updates

                     Product characteristics               Seperate device that can be connected to a      DVD recorder: Seperate device that can be     This the case when Stand Alone DVD                Hard Disk Drive: Mechanism that controls the It is a device with 1 or several audio output   It is a device with 1 or several audio output
                                                           DVD player for video recording                  connected to a DVD player for video           Recorder is part of another equipment             positioning, reading, and writing of the hard and no entry Hard Disk Video. France           and entry for Hard Disk Video.
                                                                                                           recording.                                                                                      disk                                          makes a difference in their tariffs on this    France makes a difference in their tariffs on
                                                                                                           Hard Disk Drive: Mechanism that controls the                                                                                                  product. That is why it is in here as a        this product. That is why it is in here as a
                                                                                                           positioning, reading, and writing of the hard                                                                                                 separate type                                  separate type
                                                                                                           disk.
                     Country comments

                     AUSTRIA                               Don't know.                                     up to 40 GB € 3                                 Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                    Don't know.                                   Don't know.
                                                                                                           up to 80 GB € 6
                                                                                                           up to 160 GB € 10
                                                                                                           up to 250 GB € 12
                                                                                                           up to 400 GB € 15 over 400 GB € 20




                     BELGIUM                               3% of sales price to dealer.                    3% of sales price to dealer.                    1,5% of sales price to dealer.                  Product for which levies are under             Don't know.                                   Don't know.
                                                                                                                                                                                                           discussion.




                     BULGARIA                              2% of cost price.                               Don't know.                                     2% of cost price.                               Don't know.                                    Don't know.                                   Don't know.




                     CROATIA                               up to 100 GB € 7,28                             Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     up to 100 GB 7,28 €/device                     Don't know.                                   Don't know.



                     CZECH REPUBLIC                        3% of cost price.                               Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     0,33 €/40 GB                                   Don't know.                                   Don't know.
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Copyright Law Amendments (Jan 2007) levy
                                                                                                                                                                                                           on external hard drives is CZK 10 for every
                                                                                                                                                                                                           40 GB of capacity.




                     DENMARK                               No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                     No levies.                                    No levies.
                     ESTONIA                               3% of the wholesale price.                      3% of the wholesale price.                      3% of the wholesale price.                      Don't know.                                    Don't know.                                   Don't know.



                     FINLAND                               up to 512 MB € 4                                up to 512 MB € 4                                up to 512 MB € 4                                In November 2007, Hard Disks were under        up to 512 MB € 4                              up to 512 MB € 4
                                                           up to 1 GB € 7                                  up to 1 GB € 7                                  up to 1 GB € 7                                  negotiations.                                  up to 1 GB € 7                                up to 1 GB € 7
                                                           up to 20 GB € 10                                up to 20 GB € 10                                up to 20 GB € 10                                                                               up to 20 GB € 10                              up to 20 GB € 10
                                                           up to 50 GB € 12                                up to 50 GB € 12                                up to 50 GB € 12                                                                               up to 50 GB € 12                              up to 50 GB € 12
                                                           up to 150 GB € 15                               up to 150 GB € 15                               up to 150 GB € 15                                                                              up to 150 GB € 15                             up to 150 GB € 15
                                                           up to 250 GB € 18                               up to 250 GB € 18                               up to 250 GB € 18                                                                              up to 250 GB € 18                             up to 250 GB € 18
                                                           over 250 GB € 21                                over 250 GB € 21                                over 250 GB € 21                                                                               over 250 GB € 21                              over 250 GB € 21




                     FRANCE                                up to 1 GB € 5                                  up to 1 GB € 5                                  up to 1 GB € 5                                  up to 80 GB € 0,0597/GB                        up to 80 GB € 7                               up to 1 GB € 5
                                                           up to 5 GB € 6                                  up to 5 GB € 6                                  up to 5 GB € 6                                  up to 120 GB € 0,0507/GB                       up to 120 GB € 10                             up to 5 GB € 6
                                                           up to 10 GB € 7                                 up to 10 GB € 7                                 up to 10 GB € 7                                 up to 160 GB € 0,0403/GB                       up to 160 GB € 12                             up to 10 GB € 7
                                                           up to 20 GB € 8                                 up to 20 GB € 8                                 up to 20 GB € 8                                 up to 200 GB € 0,0333/GB                       up to 250 GB € 15,5                           up to 20 GB € 8
                                                           up to 40 GB € 10                                up to 40 GB € 10                                up to 40 GB € 10                                up to 320 GB € 0,0272/GB                       up to 400 GB € 20                             up to 40 GB € 10
                                                           up to 80 GB € 15                                up to 80 GB € 15                                up to 80 GB € 15                                up to 400 GB € 0,0237/GB                       up to 580 GB € 23                             up to 80 GB € 15
                                                           up to 120 GB € 20                               up to 120 GB € 20                               up to 120 GB € 20                               up to 1000 GB € 0,0200/GB                                                                    up to 120 GB € 20
                                                           up to 160 GB € 25                               up to 160 GB € 25                               up to 160 GB € 25                                                                                                                            up to 160 GB € 25
                                                           up to 250 GB € 35                               up to 250 GB € 35                               up to 250 GB € 35                                                                                                                            up to 250 GB € 35
                                                           up to 400 GB € 45                               up to 400 GB € 45                               up to 400 GB € 45                                                                                                                            up to 400 GB € 45
                                                           up to 560 GB € 50                               up to 560 GB € 50                               up to 560 GB € 50                                                                                                                            up to 560 GB € 50
                     GERMANY                               9,21 €/device                                   18,42 €/device                                  9,21 €/device                                   No levy in terms of the old Copy Right Law     No levy in terms of the old Copy Right Law    No levy in terms of the old Copy Right Law
                                                                                                                                                                                                           from 2003.                                     from 2003.                                    from 2003.




                     GREECE                                6% of import price                              Don't know.                                     6% of import price.                             Don't know.                                    Don't know.                                   Don't know.


                     HUNGARY                               TBC                                             TBC                                             TBC                                             Don't know.                                    Don't know.                                   Don't know.
                                                           up to 80 GB 12,8 €/pc                           up to 80 GB 12,8 €/pc                           up to 80 GB 12,8 €/pc
                                                           up to 160 GB 16 €/pc                            up to 160 GB 16 €/pc                            up to 160 GB 16 €/pc
                                                           up to 250 GB 22,4 €/pc                          up to 250 GB 22,4 €/pc                          up to 250 GB 22,4 €/pc
                                                           over 250 GB 28,8 €/pc                           over 250 GB 28,8 €/pc                           over 250 GB 28,8 €/pc




                     IRELAND                               No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                    No levies.                                       No levies.                                    No levies.
                     ITALY                                 3% of dealer net price.                         3% of dealer net price.                         3% of dealer net price.                       No levies.                                       No levies.                                    No levies.
                                                                                                                                                           For all audio equipment with 2 functions,
                                                                                                                                                           recording function included 50% of dealer net
                                                                                                                                                           price. For all audio equipment with more than
                                                                                                                                                           2 functions, recording function included, 20%
                                                                                                                                                           of dealer net price.



                     LATVIA                                1.42 €                                          Don't know.                                     1.42 €                                          Don't know.                                    Don't know.                                   Don't know.
                     LITHUANIA                             6% of the wholesale price.                      Don't know.                                     6% of the wholesale price.                      Don't know.                                    Don't know.                                   Don't know.

                     LUXEMBURG                             No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                     No levies.                                    No levies.
                     MALTA                                 No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                     No levies.                                    No levies.
                     THE NETHERLANDS                       No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                     No levies.                                    No levies.
                     NORWAY                                No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                     No levies.                                    No levies.
                     POLAND                                3% of sales price to dealer.                    Don't know.                                     2% of sales price to dealer.                    Don't know.                                    Don't know.                                   Don't know.




                     PORTUGAL                              No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                     No levies.                                    No levies.




                     ROMANIA                               0.3% of the import price for the importers or   0.5% of the import price for the importers or   0.5% of the import price for the importers or   3% of the import price for the importers or    Don't know.                                   Don't know.
                                                           the production price w/o VAT for the local      the production price w/o VAT for the local      the production price w/o VAT for the local      the production price w/o VAT for the local
                                                           producers.                                      producers.                                      producers.                                      producers. TBC?



                     SLOVAKIA                              3% of sales price.                              Don't know.                                     3% of sales price.                              Don't know.                                    Don't know.                                   Don't know.
                     SLOVENIA                              6,26 €/device                                   Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     0,03 €/GB of HDD. TBC?                         Don't know.                                   Don't know.

                     SPAIN                                 3,40 €/device                                   12,00 €/device                                  3,40 €/device                                   12,00 €/device                                 Don't know.                                   Don't know.




                     SWEDEN                                0,45 €/GB                                       0,45 €/GB                                       Don't know.                                     0,45 €/GB                                      Don't know.                                   Don't know.




                     SWITZERLAND                           No levies                                       0,2085 € /GB                                    0,2085 € /GB                                    Don't know.                                    Don't know.                                   Don't know.




                     UK                                    No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                     No levies.                                    No levies.
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uct subject to levies, please indicate rate.
uct not subject to levies.
uct for which a levy is claimed but contested/litigated.
uct for which levies are under discussion.

                     COUNTRIES                             Integrated CD Burner                            Integrated Combo Drive                          Integrated DVD Burner                           PC
                                                           CD-R RW Writer                                  CD-R and CD-RW Writer                           DVD Writer
                     Comments of Updater
                     Updates

                     Product characteristics               CD Writer or CD burner: Compact disc drive CD Rom Drive capable of reading and writing DVD writer or DVD burner is a compact disc Personal Computer: A microcomputer with
                                                           (PC) that can be used to produce discs     CD-R and CD-RW media.                       drive (PC) that can be used to produce discs its own processor and hard drive
                                                           readable in other CD-ROM drives and audio Different of Super Drive: CD+DVD.Again this readable in other DVD drives and DVD player
                                                           CD players.                                is the case where a CD writer is part of
                                                                                                      another equipment such as portable radio,
                                                                                                      hifi equipment, etc.
                     Country comments

                     AUSTRIA                               CD Burners: No External HardDrives:             Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Tariff claimed but contested.
                                                           According to the Gericom-decision - no levy.                                                                                                    Gericom case final - No levies on PCs for
                                                                                                                                                                                                           audiovisual content. Other (reprography
                                                                                                                                                                                                           levies) challenges pending.
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Risk of €18/PC.




                     BELGIUM                               Product for which levies are under              Product for which levies are under              Product for which levies are under              The Copyright Act includes provision for
                                                           discussion.                                     discussion.                                     discussion.                                     levying computers. Not clear how much or
                                                                                                                                                                                                           what will be levied. The gov't still has to
                                                                                                                                                                                                           determine the conditions.




                     BULGARIA                              2% of cost price.                               2% of cost price.                               2% of cost price.                               2% of cost price.
                                                                                                                                                                                                           TBC?



                     CROATIA                               Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     5,49 € / device                                 0,81 €/device
                                                                                                                                                                                                           TBC?

                     CZECH REPUBLIC                        3% of cost price.                               Don't know.                                     3% of cost price.                               Copyright Law Amendments: Clearly
                                                                                                                                                                                                           redefines langauge "technical devices
                                                                                                                                                                                                           capable of making reproductions". Optical
                                                                                                                                                                                                           carriers, media cards and hard drives,
                                                                                                                                                                                                           whether or not built into the computer appear
                                                                                                                                                                                                           to be covered. The levy is applicable to
                                                                                                                                                                                                           these devices to 3% of the sales price of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                           recording devices and 1.5% of the sales
                                                                                                                                                                                                           price of radio and television receivers.




                     DENMARK                               No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.
                     ESTONIA                               3% of the wholesale price.                      3% of the wholesale price.                      3% of the wholesale price.                      3% of the wholesale price.
                                                                                                                                                                                                           TBC?

                     FINLAND                               Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     No levies




                     FRANCE                                Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.




                     GERMANY                               7,5€/device                                    7,5€/device                                      9,21€/device                                    1. Currently under dispute. 2 two levies are
                                                           This fee applies to CD Writers integrated in a                                                                                                  claimed: €30/PC - VG Wort for the
                                                           PC or as stand alones, CD/DVD-writers are                                                                                                       reprography-function (Legal settlement likely
                                                           counted as DVD-writers,                                                                                                                         to end at €12) plus claim from audio
                                                                                                                                                                                                           collecting society (ZPÜ) claiming €18.42 for
                                                                                                                                                                                                           the audio/video-recording function -
                                                                                                                                                                                                           arbitration board propsed 15 €. This is a
                                                                                                                                                                                                           claim of the Collecting Societies. Litigation is
                                                                                                                                                                                                           still pending.
                                                                                                                                                                                                           2. As of January 1, 2007, all PCs with Internet
                                                                                                                                                                                                           access will have to pay a new levy of 5,52
                                                                                                                                                                                                           EUR per month. This is under the authority
                                                                                                                                                                                                           of the broadcast laws.


                     GREECE                                6% of import price.                             6% of import price.                             6% of import price.                             Don't know.


                     HUNGARY                               Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     No levies.




                     IRELAND                               No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.
                     ITALY                                 1,50 €/device                                   1,50€ /device                                   4,50 €/device                                   No levies.




                     LATVIA                                1.42 €                                          1.42 €                                          1.42 €                                          Don't know.
                     LITHUANIA                             6% of the wholesale price.                      6% of the wholesale price.                      6% of the wholesale price.                      6% of the wholesale price.
                                                                                                                                                                                                           TBC?
                     LUXEMBURG                             No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.
                     MALTA                                 No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.
                     THE NETHERLANDS                       No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.
                     NORWAY                                No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.
                     POLAND                                2% of sales price to dealer.                    Don't know.                                     3% of sales price to dealer.                    Computer hard drive. General rule is that
                                                                                                                                                                                                           levies are applicable to any device even if
                                                                                                                                                                                                           part of other device. Levies shall apply to
                                                                                                                                                                                                           both internal and external computer hard
                                                                                                                                                                                                           drive at 1%.




                     PORTUGAL                              No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.




                     ROMANIA                               0.5% of the import price for the importers or   0.5% of the import price for the importers or   0.5% of the import price for the importers or   0.5% of the import price for the importers or
                                                           the production price w/o VAT for the local      the production price w/o VAT for the local      the production price w/o VAT for the local      the production price w/o VAT for the local
                                                           producers.                                      producers.                                      producers.                                      producers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                           TBC?

                     SLOVAKIA                              3% of sales price.                              3% of sales price.                              3% of sales price.                              3% of sales price. TBC?
                     SLOVENIA                              0,83 €/device                                   Don't know.                                     0,83 €/device                                   0,03 €/GB of HDD. TBC?

                     SPAIN                                 0,60 €/device                                   0,60 €/device                                   3,40 €/device                                   No levies.




                     SWEDEN                                Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.                                     Don't know.




                     SWITZERLAND                           No levies                                       No levies                                       No levies                                       No levies




                     UK                                    No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.                                      No levies.
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                     COUNTRIES                             Scanner                                         Fax           Printer                                          Copier                                         Multi-Functional Printer (MFP)/
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Multi-Functional Device (MFD)
                     Comments of Updater
                     Updates

                     Product characteristics               Device for converting visual information into                 B&W and Color                                    B&W and Color                                  Printing+Scanning+Copying+Faxing
                                                           digital data                                                  Computer peripheral device capable of            Copyng function only: Apparatus that makes
                                                                                                                         producing hard copy from data stored in a        copies of typed, written or drawn material     Multifunctional Device: Flatbed device for copying
                                                                                                                         computer connected to it                         (also duplicator)                              directly from books, newspapers and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         magazines; equipped with PC-port; combining at
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         least two leviable functions
                     Country comments

                     AUSTRIA                               Maximum 342,80 €/device                         Don't know.   Claimed from 2006 onwards, based on              Don't know.                                    Don't know.
                                                                                                                         speed, copies per minute...
                                                                                                                         Rate: According to the up to date tarif:
                                                                                                                         0-12 copies/minute: € 6,-- (b/w) and € 12,--
                                                                                                                         (colour); 13-35 c/min: € 10,50 (b/w) and €
                                                                                                                         21,-- (colour); 36-70 c/min: € 18,-- (b/w) and
                                                                                                                         € 36,-- (colour); more than 70 c/min: € 52,50
                                                                                                                         (b/w) and € 105,00 (colour); minimum 7,5%,
                                                                                                                         max €157,50 per device.
                                                                                                                         Printer coalition negotiated a rate of 5,09%
                                                                                                                         for inkjet based printers; 4.58% for laser
                                                                                                                         printers - min €2,50 per device and max €
                                                                                                                         105,-- per device (frame contract of July 31,
                                                                                                                         2006).


                     BELGIUM                               Varies (type, speed).                           No levies.    No levies.                                       Copier functions can vary from €4.38 and       The rates applicable to MFDs are indeed the
                                                           Range: € 1,76 and € 87.76                                                                                      €1609.06.                                      highest of the rates applicable to the various
                                                           The rates are updated annually- the new                                                                                                                       components of the device, which is generally the
                                                           rates came into force on 28 Nov. 2006.                                                                                                                        rate applicable to the copier function. Copier
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         functions can vary from €4.38 and €1609.06.




                     BULGARIA                              Don't know.                                     Don't know.   Don't know.                                      Don't know.                                    Don't know.




                     CROATIA                               Don't know.                                     Don't know.   Don't know.                                      Don't know.                                    Don't know.



                     CZECH REPUBLIC                        No levies                                       Don't know.   Copyright Law Amendments (Jan 2007):           Don't know.                                      Copyriht Law Amendments (Jan 2007). Levy
                                                                                                                         Levies based on original price of printer.                                                      depends on price before VAT. Can range from
                                                                                                                         Inkjet printers range from CZK 45 to CZK                                                        CZK 120 to CZK 7500.
                                                                                                                         900. Laser printeres range from CZK 120-
                                                                                                                         CZK 6750. One point of good news, only
                                                                                                                         20% of the companies printers are subject to
                                                                                                                         the levy, in recognition of sales to business.




                     DENMARK                               No levies.                                      No levies.    No levies.                                       No levies.                                     No levies.
                     ESTONIA                               Don't know.                                     Don't know.   Don't know.                                      Don't know.                                    Don't know.



                     FINLAND                               Don't know.                                     Don't know.   Don't know.                                      Don't know.                                    Don't know.




                     FRANCE                                Don't know.                                     Don't know.   Don't know.                                      Don't know.                                    Don't know.




                     GERMANY                               From 10,23 up to 255,65 €/device (depending 10,23 €/device    BGH (German Federal Court of                    From 38,35 up to 613,56 €/device (depending Collecting Societies claim the tariff for copiers -
                                                           on the speed of the device).                                  Justice)decided in Dec. 2007 that Printers      on speed and black&white or color).         Court cases pending.
                                                                                                                         are no subject to levies - Collecting Societies
                                                                                                                         challenge this judgment at the Constitutional
                                                                                                                         Court.




                     GREECE                                Don't know.                                     Don't know.   Don't know.                                      Don't know.                                    Don't know.


                     HUNGARY                               Don't know.                                     Don't know.   Don't know.                                      Don't know.                                    Don't know.




                     IRELAND                               No levies.                                      No levies.    No levies.                                       No levies.                                     No levies.
                     ITALY                                 No levies.                                      No levies.    No levies.                                       No levies.                                     No levies.




                     LATVIA                                Don't know.                                     Don't know.   Don't know.                                      Don't know.                                    Don't know.
                     LITHUANIA                             Don't know.                                     Don't know.   Don't know.                                      Don't know.                                    Don't know.

                     LUXEMBURG                             No levies.                                      No levies.    No levies.                                       No levies.                                     No levies.
                     MALTA                                 No levies.                                      No levies.    No levies.                                       No levies.                                     No levies.
                     THE NETHERLANDS                       No levies.                                      No levies.    No levies.                                       No levies.                                     No levies.
                     NORWAY                                No levies.                                      No levies.    No levies.                                       No levies.                                     No levies.
                     POLAND                                1-3% of price Scanner/copier.                   Don't know.   Copiers,scanners, & other reprographic           1-3% of price Scanner/copier.                  1,38% of price. MFD are "other reprografic
                                                           For 0 to 1 scans/copies per minute 1% of                      devices are specified in the new law as          For 0 to 1 scans/copies per minute 1% of       devices" under the copyright law and the same
                                                           sale price Scanner/copier.                                    leviable. One of two collecting societies with   sale price Scanner/copier.                     rules as to scanner/copier shall apply ie between
                                                           For 2 to 99 scans/copies per minute 1 + 0,02                  the right to claim levies argues that printers   For 2 to 99 scans/copies per minute 1 + 0,02   1-3% depending on copying speed. TBC?
                                                           % of the sales price of the product for each                  falls under this claim. Outside counsel          % of the sales price of the product for each
                                                           scan/copy the product can make per minute                     disagrees with this argument.                    scan/copy the product can make per minute
                                                           Scanner/copier.                                                                                                Scanner/copier.
                                                           For 100+ scans/copies per minute 3% of                                                                         For 100+ scans/copies per minute 3% of
                                                           sale price.                                                                                                    sale price.
                     PORTUGAL                              No levies.                                      No levies.    No levies.                                       No levies.                                     No levies.




                     ROMANIA                               Don't know.                                     Don't know.   Don't know.                                      Don't know.                                    Don't know.




                     SLOVAKIA                              Don't know.                                     Don't know.   Don't know.                                      Don't know.                                    Don't know.
                     SLOVENIA                              Don't know.                                     Don't know.   Don't know.                                      Don't know.                                    Don't know.

                     SPAIN                                 9 €/device                                      No levies.    No levies                                        up to 9 ppm 13,00 €/device                     Inkjet 7,95 €/device
                                                                                                                                                                          10 - 29 ppm 127,70 €/device                    Laser 9,75 €/device
                                                                                                                                                                          30 - 49 ppm 169,00 €/device
                                                                                                                                                                          50 - 69 ppm 197,00 €/device
                                                                                                                                                                          70 ppm and over 227,00 €/device




                     SWEDEN                                Don't know.                                     Don't know.   Don't know.                                      Don't know.                                    Don't know.




                     SWITZERLAND                           Don't know.                                     Don't know.   Don't know.                                      Don't know.                                    Don't know.




                     UK                                    No levies.                                      No levies.    No levies.                                       No levies.                                     No levies.
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