TWEETS: The best reactions to the announcement Apple must pay Ireland €13 billion 3 years ago

TWEETS: The best reactions to the announcement Apple must pay Ireland €13 billion

To put it into perspective, €13 billion is about the health budget for 2016...

The European Commission has ruled, as expected, that Apple's tax deal with Ireland granted undue benefits to the company.

As such, Apple have been ordered to repay up to €13 billion plus interest in a tax bill to the Irish Government.

You can read more about the details of the payments here.

The ruling will be appealed by the Irish Government...

But after such a startling announcement, social media is ablaze as people debate the impact of such a payment, although it was announced that any money the government receives will be used to service the national debt only.

That hasn't stopped people from speculating...

Some people were not very optimistic about seeing any of the funds...